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Darwin Correspondence Project

To John Lubbock   16 April [1881?]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Suggests that the pappus of Compositae, when lying on ground, may absorb water which may function in seed germination.

Summary

Suggests that the pappus of Compositae, when lying on ground, may absorb water which may function in seed germination.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13119
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
John Lubbock (4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury)
Sent from
Down
Source of text
The British Library (Ad 49645:98-8)
Physical description
3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13119,” accessed on 25 May 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13119

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