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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Edward Frankland   8 February 1879

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Summary

Gives results of the experiments: the leaves in most cases make the water alkaline. It cannot be ammonia. He and his son, Francis, suspect potash, which is valued as a manure. Will be grateful for the analysis EF has offered.

Summary

Gives results of the experiments: the leaves in most cases make the water alkaline. It cannot be ammonia. He and his son, Francis, suspect potash, which is valued as a manure. Will be grateful for the analysis EF has offered.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11864A
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Edward Frankland
Sent from
Down
Source of text
The John Rylands Library, The University of Manchester (Frankland Collection)
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11864A,” accessed on 23 October 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-11864A.xml

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