Archives Main Page | Overview of the Collections | Archives Policies | Searchable Database

Log In | Contact Us | View Cart (0 items)
Browse: Collections Digital Content Subjects Creators

Jepson Field Book volume 14 page 108 | University and Jepson Herbaria Archives, University of California, Berkeley

Jepson Field Book volume 14 page 108
Kew Herbarium near the sandy seashore at St. Diego, in  Upper California there flowering in April ad May. from some seeds in the dried specimen the present plant has been raised but it has only now flowered in the second summer from germinating as I find it impossible to propagate in any way. it neither takes from cuttings nor layers ad it will not I think produce seeds.  it is remarkably glutinous ad produces handsome rose purple flowers with deep yellow anthers. the seed vessel from the dried specimen is sent with it.  Are you previously acquainted with and if so what may it be? Yours truly Thos. Nuttall. [l.c.p. 346] :::::::::  May 20, 1906. [l.c.p. 347 reference by Nuttall to Gambel, saying the latter had written recently form coast of Peru.  Letter dated Feb. 25, 1845, Sutton nr. Rainhill] [l.c.p. 349. says Gambel has arrived at Boston, having doubled Cape Horn. dated Sept. 2d, 1845.] Also that he has just returned from a ramble in his native hills of Yorkshire.] Rainhill nr Prescot, March 17, 1849. Dear Sir. x x x x I have written to Gambell a good while since for an additional set of his plants wh. I intended for you but he has not yet sent them.  Of some he had very few
University and Jepson Herbaria Archives, University of California, Berkeley
Found in:

Page Generated in: 0.163 seconds (using 147 queries).
Using 5.92MB of memory. (Peak of 6.09MB.)

Powered by Archon Version 3.21 rev-3
Copyright ©2017 The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign