Gorgeous illustrations of the native flowers of New Zealand by Sarah Featon (1848–1927), one of the most renowned botanical artists. Featon created the first full colour artbook published in New Zealand and debunked the widely held belief that there were no flowers in the country. On the hunt for renowned vintage paintings of plants and flowers? This floral collection is free for you to view, use and download under the creative commons 0 license.

Antique plant New Zealand snow groundsels drawn by Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally… Antique plant New Zealand snow groundsels drawn by Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Epacris(2species) drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally… Antique plant Epacris(2species) drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Raoulia eximia Raoulia monroi Raoulia grandiflora Anaphoalioides trinervis Helichrysum filicaute Haastia… Antique plant Raoulia eximia Raoulia monroi Raoulia grandiflora Anaphoalioides trinervis Helichrysum filicaute Haastia… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Aka. Rata drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by… Antique plant Aka. Rata drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Puawananga - Clematis indivisadrawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Antique plant Puawananga - Clematis indivisadrawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Dianella intermedia Ink plant drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Antique plant Dianella intermedia Ink plant drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Mountain daisy drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced… Antique plant Mountain daisy drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Makomako - Aristotelia Racemosa drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Antique plant Makomako - Aristotelia Racemosa drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Epilobium pallilifolium drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally… Antique plant Epilobium pallilifolium drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Ngaio drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by… Antique plant Ngaio drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant New Zealand Gentiana spp drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Antique plant New Zealand Gentiana spp drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Calceolaria sinclarii - Mazus pumilio - Mimulus repensdrawn drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original… Antique plant Calceolaria sinclarii - Mazus pumilio - Mimulus repensdrawn drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Beilschmiedia Taiaire Tawa drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Antique plant Beilschmiedia Taiaire Tawa drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Miro - Kawaka drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced… Antique plant Miro - Kawaka drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Senecio Celmesia (mountain daisy) drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Antique plant Senecio Celmesia (mountain daisy) drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Pittosporum tenufolium - Pittosporum crassifolium drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum… Antique plant Pittosporum tenufolium - Pittosporum crassifolium drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Tutu drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by… Antique plant Tutu drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Manuk drawn by Sarah Featon(1848 - 1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by rawpixel. Antique plant Manuk drawn by Sarah Featon(1848 - 1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by rawpixel. Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Whau. Cork tree drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally… Antique plant Whau. Cork tree drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Ixerba brexioicles - Tawari drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Antique plant Ixerba brexioicles - Tawari drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant The mountain lily drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally… Antique plant The mountain lily drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Dracophyllum latifolium Neinei Dracophyllum strictum Dracophyllum uniflorum Turpentine scrub drawn by Sarah… Antique plant Dracophyllum latifolium Neinei Dracophyllum strictum Dracophyllum uniflorum Turpentine scrub drawn by Sarah… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Karaka drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by… Antique plant Karaka drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Acianthus Sinclari Corysanthes macarantha Caladenia minor Pterostyles Banksii drawn by Sarah Featon… Antique plant Acianthus Sinclari Corysanthes macarantha Caladenia minor Pterostyles Banksii drawn by Sarah Featon… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Kowhai - Clianthus puniceus drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Antique plant Kowhai - Clianthus puniceus drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Bindweed Pohu drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced… Antique plant Bindweed Pohu drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Drosera arcturi - Haloragisalata drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Antique plant Drosera arcturi - Haloragisalata drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Geranium dissectum - Geranium traversii - Magellanica - Oxalis corniculata - Pelargonium Australe drawn by… Antique plant Geranium dissectum - Geranium traversii - Magellanica - Oxalis corniculata - Pelargonium Australe drawn by… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Wild Spaniard drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced… Antique plant Wild Spaniard drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced… Free from public domain license
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Antique plant drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by rawpixel. Antique plant drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand. Digitally enhanced by rawpixel. Free from public domain license
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Antique plant Pikiarero - Clematis hexasepala drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Antique plant Pikiarero - Clematis hexasepala drawn by Sarah Featon (1848–1927). Original from Museum of New Zealand.… Free from public domain license
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