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Darwin Correspondence Project

To T. H. Farrer   8 May [1878]

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Summary

Doubts Ledum warrants investigation. Glands probably serve only to protect the flowers against crawling insects, which would not cross-fertilise them.

Summary

Doubts Ledum warrants investigation. Glands probably serve only to protect the flowers against crawling insects, which would not cross-fertilise them.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11496
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Thomas Henry Farrer, 1st Baron Farrer
Sent from
Bassett
Source of text
Linnean Society of London (LS Ms 299/30)
Physical description
ApcS †

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11496,” accessed on 17 July 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-11496.xml

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