イランイラン, Cananga odorata (Ylang Ylang) by Francisco Manuel Blanco The smell reminds me of Costa Rica.

Cananga odorata - encyclopedia article about Cananga odorata.// Ylang-ylang is from the bark; came across it in an article on perfume and the name sucked me in. Cananga odorata illustrated in Francisco Manuel Blanco's Flora de Filipinas

Neflier - Mespilus germanica - 4 graines de Sicile

Néflier - Mespilus germanica

Humulus lupulus - Hops Hypnotic, mild sedative, spasmolytic, oestrogen modulating, anaphrodisiac (Male). SLEEP MAINTENANCE

Mike is Bored: Great hops(humulus lupulus) illustration plates from very old botany books

Jasminum officinale [family: Oleaceae], known as Jasmine, and famous for its scent is used for it's essential oil in aroma-therapy and in dermatology as an antiseptic / anti-inflammatory agent. Jasmine absolute is known as the 'King-of-Oils'. Flowers release their perfume at dusk, which are picked at night to obtain oil by solvent-extraction. Jasmine aroma is described as calming and soothing and is indicated for depression and stress,  as well as for some respiratory conditions.

What Are the Health Benefits of Jasmine Essential Oil?

Tea plant - Camelia Sinensis  This is why Camelias will always, always be my favourite plant.

Tea plant - Camelia Sinensis This is why Camelias will always, always be my favourite plant.

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Davallia canariensis, the Hare's-Foot Fern is a fern in the Davalliaceae family - Antique print from 1880

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