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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Edward Frankland   17 April 1874

Down, | Beckenham, Kent.

Ap 17. 1874

Dear Professor Frankland

Many thanks for the pure phosphate of lime.1 I am extremely curious to see what its effects may be.

Yours very sincerely | Ch. Darwin

Footnotes

See letter from Edward Frankland, 15 April 1874. CD was experimenting on Drosera (sundew) with phosphate of lime for his work on Insectivorous plants.

Summary

Thanks for the pure phosphate of lime.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9415A
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Edward Frankland
Sent from
Down
Source of text
The John Rylands Library, The University of Manchester
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9415A,” accessed on 22 September 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-9415A.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 22

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