They stopped before some veined salpiglossis flowers.
"Women in Love" by D. H. Lawrence
There's a blue variety of that, and one of salpiglossis, which is an exquisite flower in spite of its name.
"Ethel Morton's Enterprise" by Mabell S.C. Smith
Salpiglossis make charming pot plants for the greenhouse and conservatory.
"The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers From Seeds and Roots, 16th Edition" by Sutton and Sons