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Darwin Correspondence Project

To J. J. Weir   10 July 1875

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Summary

Regarding Cytisus graft with yellow flowers, CD thinks nurseryman has sold Cytisus adami to JJW’s brother in place of C. purpureus. This explains apparent "sport". [P.S. on envelope:] C. purpureus seeds freely. C. adami never does.

Summary

Regarding Cytisus graft with yellow flowers, CD thinks nurseryman has sold Cytisus adami to JJW’s brother in place of C. purpureus. This explains apparent "sport". [P.S. on envelope:] C. purpureus seeds freely. C. adami never does.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10056
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Weir, J. J.
Sent from
Down
Source of text
American Philosophical Society (466); DAR 148: 336
Physical description
(on cov ) & C 2pp & Adraft 2pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10056,” accessed on 7 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10056

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