Paxton's Magazine of Botany, and Register of Flowering Plants, Volume 14; Volume 1848 (Google eBook)
Periodical devoted to the illustration in colour of new and uncommon plants grown in British gardens; although primarily horticultural in appeal, it contains the first descriptions of many new species.
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