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From J. D. Hooker   18 January 1877

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Summary

JDH discusses his and others’ experiments on survival of seeds. Impressed with resistance of some seeds and rapid decomposition of others. He wonders about "vitality" in the abstract.

Summary

JDH discusses his and others’ experiments on survival of seeds. Impressed with resistance of some seeds and rapid decomposition of others. He wonders about "vitality" in the abstract.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10802
From
Joseph Dalton Hooker
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Kew
Source of text
DAR 104: 74–6
Physical description
5pp

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10802,” accessed on 18 November 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-10802.xml

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