Paul de Longpré

Paul de Longpré Headshot - Enhanced and Colorized

The King of Flowers (aka Joujou’s Father) April 18, 1855 Today is the birthday of the botanist and flower breeder Paul de Longpré (Books By This Author). Known as the “King of Flowers,” Paul painted exceptional portrayals of roses (his first love) and wildflowers (his second love). If you look at Paul’s work, you’ll find…

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