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DCP-LETT-13476

To Francis Darwin   9 November [1881]

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Summary

Comments on two letters received from W. F. P. Pfeffer [13425, 13464] who thinks Julius Wiesner’s view that light, etc. acts directly on plants is wrong.

Is frantic over the number of letters received about worms; feels the enthusiasm of the reception of Earthworms is laughable.

Is confounded by Euphorbia rootlets and has re-examined the effect of carbonate of ammonia.

Summary

Comments on two letters received from W. F. P. Pfeffer [13425, 13464] who thinks Julius Wiesner’s view that light, etc. acts directly on plants is wrong.

Is frantic over the number of letters received about worms; feels the enthusiasm of the reception of Earthworms is laughable.

Is confounded by Euphorbia rootlets and has re-examined the effect of carbonate of ammonia.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13476
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Darwin, Francis
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 211: 89

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13476,” accessed on 26 July 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13476

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