Inspired by Victorian botanical illustrations and vintage apothecary style this beautiful Hybrid Tea Rose / Rosa 'La France' drawing is one of a set of eight greeting card designs by Alfie's Studio. It is printed on a crisp white background and comes with a craft envelope.

Botanical Illustration Card | Tea Rose

Regular price £2.75

Inspired by Victorian botanical illustrations and vintage apothecary style this beautiful Hybrid Tea Rose / Rosa 'La France' drawing is one of a set of eight greeting card designs. It is printed on a crisp white background and comes with a craft envelope.

La France' is a pink rose cultivar found in France in 1867 by the rosarian Jean-Baptiste André Guillot (1827–1893). It is generally accepted to be the first hybrid tea rose and therefore also considered the birth of the 'modern' rose. 'La France' has globular double flowers with slightly rolled outer petals and a strong sweet damask fragrance. Their colour is a light silvery pink, while the reverse is deeper pink with lilac reflexes. The flowers appear solitary or in small clusters on long stems in flushes throughout the season. 

 

  • Designed and made in England
  • Printed, trimmed and packaged on 100% recycled card stock teamed with a 100% recycled brown ribbed envelope
  • A6 greeting card 10.5cm x 14.85cm
  • Blank inside for your own words
  • Packaged in a biodegradable sleeve
  • Available as one of an eight card set

 

Nicole Clark, founder and owner of Alfie's Studio, is the designer of these beautiful illustrated botanical cards. Alfie's studio, a lovely independent brand ensconced in a valley between the northernmost Peak District and the south Pennines, a place of awe inspiring landscape and some truly epic weather. The surroundings serve up a daily reminder of how magnificent our planet is and to make considered choices to (in the words of Vivienne Westwood) buy less, choose well and make it last.

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