Edith Sherwood Ph.D.

The Voynich Botanical Plants

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Folio 31r. Siderica. The Latin name does not help in identifying this plant. The word siderica may refer to sidereal astrology. Medieval people believed in an association between certain plants and the stars, planets and moon. Herbals related to astrology are not currently available on the internet. (A)

(A) Drawings that are probably copies of illustrations found in other herbals
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