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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Francis Darwin   28 [October 1881]

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Summary

Earthworms is selling well.

Discussed how to repeat some of their plant experiments while in Cambridge.

Comments on Julius Wiesner’s views on plant movement.

S. H. Vines was very much surprised at the action of carbonate of ammonia on the roots of Euphorbia.

Summary

Earthworms is selling well.

Discussed how to repeat some of their plant experiments while in Cambridge.

Comments on Julius Wiesner’s views on plant movement.

S. H. Vines was very much surprised at the action of carbonate of ammonia on the roots of Euphorbia.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13440
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Francis Darwin
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 211: 88
Physical description
8pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13440,” accessed on 17 June 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13440

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