I realize this is blue gill fungus, but it also looks like hat trim inspiration to me! Ruched underbrim of shibori-streaked silk, anyone?
Centauria (Bachelor's button) tab iv by Walter Hood Fitch (Glasgow, 1817–1892). Handcoloured engraving. Fitch produced some 10,000 drawings for various publications, including 2,700 illustrations for Curtis's Botanical Magazine
Spondias mombin or Spondias purpurea var. lutea. Other names : Prunier Mombin de Tahiti, Fruits de Spondias mombin, Fruit de Tahiti, Yellow mombin (anglais) ; Ciruela amarilla (espagnol) ; Prin-monden (créole) , Java plum, or Hog plum is a tree, a species of flowering plant in the family Anacardiaceae . (Spondias mombin) native to tropical Americas including West Indies. Flore médicale des Antilles, Paris : Pichard , 1821-1829...