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 138 | University and Jepson Herbaria Archives, University of California, Berkeley

Jepson Field Book volume 14 page 138
Kew Herbarum of an Osage Orange branch! - Lobb, Wm. Died S. F. autumn 1863.  See Veitch's Man. Conif. (Manual of the Coniferae)  p. 243.  I notice that an extraordinary number of Lobb's spms. (specimens) in Herb. Kew are strange or odd forms of California plants and not collected since.  Such is Ceanothus leucodermis Greene, Godetia Lobbii Jepson and many more.  Coll. fine smps. of Leptodactylon Californicum H & A. in San Bernardino Mts. - Ceanothus rigidus Nutt var. grandifolius Torr. First coll. by Bigelow in Pac. R. Rep. 4; 75.  Trelease who has studied the original (he cites it in Syn. Fl. p 417) names Bolander's 4713 as representing this var.  The  :::::::::  June 1, 1906. Bolander plant is here.  It is exceedingly close if not identical with my C. purpurea.  More nearly allied to C. Crassifolius!! Nat. Hist. Mus. [Natural History Museum] June 12, 1906 - Greene has gone through the Ceanothus here and corrected some of the labels.  Its interesting to me to see how he picks out the striking or prevailing types, as for instance Lobb's spm leucodermis he calls it. - Nuttall, Thos. cf. Harshberger; Dict. Nat. Biog; Asa Gray's Letters; Britten's Index; Cottage Gardener 23; 349 (1860). "Mr. Nuttall seems to have been much attached to the Indian races.  From his peculiar (to them) habits of gathering plants, he was called
University and Jepson Herbaria Archives, University of California, Berkeley
Found in:

Page Generated in: 0.163 seconds (using 141 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