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DCP-LETT-11623

From Francis Darwin   [21 July 1878]

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Summary

Has been investigating nutational movements of climbing plants; comments on the opinions of Julius von Wiesner and Julius Sachs. Remarks on the sleep movements of certain plants and the mechanism of tendril curvature. Is experimenting with Porlieria.

Has visited K. G. Semper’s laboratory.

Summary

Has been investigating nutational movements of climbing plants; comments on the opinions of Julius von Wiesner and Julius Sachs. Remarks on the sleep movements of certain plants and the mechanism of tendril curvature. Is experimenting with Porlieria.

Has visited K. G. Semper’s laboratory.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11623
From
Darwin, Francis
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
Botanisches Institut, Würzburg
Source of text
DAR 209.8: 151, DAR 162: 60
Physical description
6pp †

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11623,” accessed on 29 September 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11623

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