From Sarah Elizabeth Wedgwood 25 December [1860?]1
Charlotte1 reports from Mr Wallis2 that he only once saw sundew open— he mentioned the time & place, but was sorry he could not recollect the time of day— he took so〈me〉 home & kept 〈two words missing〉 he never s〈aw it〉 open again.— It was a long time ago— he said he understood they did open some time in the day, but did not know at what hour. Smith3 says nothing about 〈it. He s〉eems to know 〈very lit〉tle, for he says
Charlotte [Wedgwood Langton?] reports from Mr Wallis on time of day that sundew opens.
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 3030,” accessed on 13 February 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-3030