sigridhr: top to bottom, left to right: The Flowers: Carnation, Iris, Lily Rose; The Precious Stones: Amethyst, Emerald, Ruby, Topaz; The Moon and Stars: The Morning Star, The Evening Star, The Polar Star, the Moon. Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939).
My grandmother grew roses and created many of today's hybrids. She won an award for the first peach rose with white middle and peach edged around the petals of the rose. Back in 1960.. I don't mean she created ALL of today's hybrids.. but some of them..