Australian Botanical prints by artist Maurice Hayler, designed to endure.
Each print carries the artist’s signature and is stamp-embossed for authentication.
Our art is printed with care on Hahnemühle fine art archival paper with archival Epson UltraChrome pigment inks, good for at least 75 years. View all print and mat sizes here.
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We can process urgent and express orders on request.
Please note that frames are not included and those shown in images are for display purposes only.
We do offer custom framing should this interest you.
All available print and mat sizes are covered in detail here, but to summarise:
Flat prints are printed sheets, trimmed to size, with no mat or backing supplied.
We offer the following sizes:
5″ × 7″ (127mm × 178mm)
8″ × 10″ (203mm × 254mm)
A4 (203mm × 297mm)
Our matted prints are the same printed sheets, but placed in archival (acid-free) mat and backing ready to frame.
(You can read more about our acid-free materials here.)
These come in the following sizes:
5″ × 7″ in a white 8″ × 10″ mat (outer dimensions are 203mm × 254mm)
8″ × 10″ in a white 12″ × 14″ mat (outer dimensions are 305mm × 356mm) (please note this is a non-standard size: read more here)
A4 in a white 12″ × 16″ mat (outer dimensions are 305mm × 406mm)
Botanical Information:Family: Fabaceae
Meaning of name:
Hardenbergia, after Franziska Countess von Hardenberg and named by English botanist George Bentham in 1837 in honour of the 19th century Austrian botanist
violacea is from Latin: viola, violet. A reference to the typical flower colour
Hardenbergia is a small genus with only three species. Hardenbergia violacea is the most common and well-known of these.
Hardenbergia violacea is also known as Native Sarsaparilla and Purple Coral Pea. It is widespread in a number of habitats from the coast to the mountains, but is more common in the open forest/woodland regions. It is found in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia.
H. violacea is a climbing vine which flowers in winter and spring. Flowers are typically violet, but white and pink colours are known.
This print features in the Two Coral Peas diptych.