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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Francis Darwin   2 July [1878]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Suggests FD call on Carl Semper.

Inquires about Porlieria: Do the leaves shut to check evaporation? Does it appear silver under water?

Explains how he thinks the pulvinus acts; wishes FD would investigate the point.

Summary

Suggests FD call on Carl Semper.

Inquires about Porlieria: Do the leaves shut to check evaporation? Does it appear silver under water?

Explains how he thinks the pulvinus acts; wishes FD would investigate the point.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11586
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Darwin, Francis
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 211: 32

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11586,” accessed on 2 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11586

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