National Geographic : 1947 Jul
V G National Geographic Society Painting by Else ostelmann Darkest Africa Contributes These Brilliant Colors to the World's Gardens Pelargonium, mistakenly called Geranium, peeps in from the left margin. Gladiolus (center) has many forms. Fringed Hibiscus (right) swings like a pendulum. African-Violet (below) is not a true violet.