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Darwin Correspondence Project

From F. Müller   1 January 1882

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

In answer to CD’s query, FM thinks the seeds he sent were those of the sensitive Mimosa.

Reports his observations of movement of leaves of Bauhinia grandiflora and B. brasiliensis. They do not "sleep" in hot weather.

Sends some seeds of Pontederia he had fertilised.

Summary

In answer to CD’s query, FM thinks the seeds he sent were those of the sensitive Mimosa.

Reports his observations of movement of leaves of Bauhinia grandiflora and B. brasiliensis. They do not "sleep" in hot weather.

Sends some seeds of Pontederia he had fertilised.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13593
From
Johann Friedrich Theodor (Fritz) Müller
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Santa Catharina, Brazil
Source of text
DAR 106: D19
Physical description
2pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13593,” accessed on 26 April 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13593

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