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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-10703

From A. W. Bennett   7 December 1876

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Summary

Thanks for copy of Cross and self-fertilisation.

Reports instances of cross-fertilisation in maize,

and succession of forms of flowers on Isle of Wight.

Asks CD’s suggestions for his second edition of Julius von Sachs’s Text-book of botany.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10703
From
Bennett, A. W.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
London, Park Village East, 6
Source of text
DAR 160: 145
Physical description
4pp

Summary

Thanks for copy of Cross and self-fertilisation.

Reports instances of cross-fertilisation in maize,

and succession of forms of flowers on Isle of Wight.

Asks CD’s suggestions for his second edition of Julius von Sachs’s Text-book of botany.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10703,” accessed on 30 May 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10703

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