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Darwin Correspondence Project

To S. B. Herrick   6 March 1876

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

CD came to believe Drosera drew its nourishment from insects because it grows where no other plants survive. Doubts glands are modified stomata.

Suggests works by Grönland and Trécul.

Summary

CD came to believe Drosera drew its nourishment from insects because it grows where no other plants survive. Doubts glands are modified stomata.

Suggests works by Grönland and Trécul.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10415,” accessed on 24 June 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10415

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 24

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