Encloses a letter from Volney Rattan of California [see 12553].
Herbarium of Harvard University, Botanic Garden, Cambridge, Mass.
April 4 1880.
This just received
I fear that the elevation of the two seeds of my Megarhiza figured was unusual.
They were placed in a pot, the bottom filled with cracks, then common potting soil: and the seeds near an inch underground. The pot 6 or 7 inches high.
Yours ever | A. Gray