CODEX CAROLINUM

Codex Carolinum is a 26-piece botanical illustration set featuring plants of North Carolina with a tradition of being used for food or medicine. This graphic essay on ethnobotany explores the state from coast to mountains demonstrating seasonal characteristics of each plant and its relationship to animals and insects.

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Alder

Alnus serrulata

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Cohosh

Cimicifuga racemosa

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Butterflyweed

Asclepias tuberosa

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Elderberry

Sambucus canadensis

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Indian Pipe

Monotropa uniflora

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Maple

Acer rubrum

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Oak

Quercus alba

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Jewelweed

Impatiens capensis

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Nettle

Urtica dioica

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Rhododendron

Rhododenron maximum

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Seaweed

Sargassum fluitans

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Umbrella Tree

Magnolia ashei

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Witch Hazel

Hamamelis virginiana

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Trillium

Trillium catesbaei

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Venus Flytrap

Dionaea muscipula

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Yellowroot

Xanthorhisa simplicissima