Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Rue

A shrub in the citrus family with medicinal properties. Said to provide spiritual protection, it was used to sprinkle holy water on Sundays, and called the “herb of grace.”

Adapted by Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin from a nineteenth-century botanical illustration by Hugo de Vries.

Rue Flower §

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Rue Flower Slipped and Leaved §

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Rue Sprig §

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