Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Leaf

See also: Leaf in Pictorial Dictionary of Heraldry.

Acanthus Leaf §

A Mediterranean plant with indented leaves often used for decorative architectural motifs.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green.

Source: The Principles of Design. Artist: George Woolliscroft–Rhead.

Aspen Leaf §

A tall hardwood tree related to the poplars.

Default orientation: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Artist: Owen Tegg.

Birch Leaf §

A hardwood tree of the northern forests.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Chrysanthemum Leaf §

A many-petaled flower of East Asia.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green.

Source: The Principles of Design. Artist: George Woolliscroft–Rhead.

Fig Leaf §

The common fig is a small tree cultivated for its fruit.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green.

Source: Guillim’s Display of Heraldry. Artist unknown.

Grape Leaf §

A woody vine grown for thousands of years to harvest its berries.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin from a botanical illustration.

Hemp Leaf §

A fast-growing plant traditionally cultivated as a source of fiber.

Default orientation: stem to base. Proper coloration: vert.

Source: Pennsic Heralds’ Point Artists. Artist: Unknown.

Holly Leaf (1) §

Holly is an evergreen shrub with bright red berries.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green.

Source: Guillim’s Display of Heraldry. Artist unknown.

Holly Leaf (2) §

Holly is an evergreen shrub with bright red berries.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Ivy Leaf (1) §

An evergreen woody vine which climbs or creeps over its surroundings.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Ivy Leaf (2) §

An evergreen woody vine which climbs or creeps over its surroundings.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Lady's Mantle Leaf §

A low-growing plant with medicinal uses.

Default orientation: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Laurel Leaf (1) §

Bay laurel is a small tree with fragrant leaves that is common in the Mediterranean region.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green.

Source: Guillim’s Display of Heraldry. Artist unknown.

Laurel Leaf (2) §

Bay laurel is a small tree with fragrant leaves that is common in the Mediterranean region.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Linden Leaf (1) §

A hardwood tree found throughout much of Europe, also called the Lime or Basswood tree.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Linden Leaf (2) §

A hardwood tree found throughout much of Europe, also called the Lime or Basswood tree.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: Wappenbuch des Landkreises Hannover. Artist: Gustav Völker.

Maple Leaf (1) §

A deciduous tree found throughout the Northern Hemisphere, known for its sweet sap, fall color and its “helicopter” seed pods.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: Pennsic Bored-Artist Collection. Artist unknown.

Maple Leaf (2) §

A deciduous tree found throughout the Northern Hemisphere, known for its sweet sap, fall color and its “helicopter” seed pods.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Maple Leaf (3) §

A deciduous tree found throughout the Northern Hemisphere, known for its sweet sap, fall color and its “helicopter” seed pods.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves, brown wood.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Maple Leaf (4) §

A deciduous tree found throughout the Northern Hemisphere, known for its sweet sap, fall color and its “helicopter” seed pods.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves, brown wood.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Roana d’Evreux (attributed).

Oak Leaf (1) §

The most common type of tree in heraldry, known for its production of acorns.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Oak Leaf (2) §

The most common type of tree in heraldry, known for its production of acorns.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Oak Leaf (3) §

The most common type of tree in heraldry, known for its production of acorns.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: SVG Heraldry Components. Artist: Nicholas de Estleche.

Oak Leaf (4) §

The most common type of tree in heraldry, known for its production of acorns.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Artist: Iago ab Adam. Adapted from Wappenbuch Conrads von Grünenberg.

Oak Leaf (5) §

The most common type of tree in heraldry, known for its production of acorns.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Source: Von Den Fürsten Grauen, Herren. Adapted by Iago ab Adam.

Poplar Leaf §

A hardwood tree.

Default orientation: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves, brown stems.

Source: Viking Answer Lady SVG Images For Heralds. Artist: Gunnvôr silfrahárr.

Rowan Leaf (1) §

The compound leaf of a tree with distinctive red berries, formerly grown for its fruit, and once revered as a protection against evil spirits.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves and stem.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist unknown.

Rowan Leaf (2) §

The compound leaf of a tree with distinctive red berries, formerly grown for its fruit, and once revered as a protection against evil spirits.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves and stem.

Adapted from a botanical illustration.

3 Strawberry Leaves (1) §

A juicy berry. Although the modern garden strawberry dates from the 18th century, the wild woodland strawberry, which has smaller fruits, has been consumed for thousands of years and was cultivated in medieval Europe.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin from a botanical illustration.

3 Strawberry Leaves (2) §

A juicy berry. Although the modern garden strawberry dates from the 18th century, the wild woodland strawberry, which has smaller fruits, has been consumed for thousands of years and was cultivated in medieval Europe.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin from a botanical illustration.

Strawberry Leaf §

A juicy berry. Although the modern garden strawberry dates from the 18th century, the wild woodland strawberry, which has smaller fruits, has been consumed for thousands of years and was cultivated in medieval Europe.

Default alignment: stem to base. Proper coloration: green leaves.

Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin from a botanical illustration.

Crown of Oak Leaves §

A pointy hat. Reserved for royal peers.

Default orientation: fesswise. No proper coloration.

Source: The VII Deidis of Honour. Artist: Adam Loutfut. (The "Crown Civica.") Adapted by Saewynn aet Cnolle.