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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Federico Delpino   25 June [1873]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Discusses role of insects in crossing varieties of Lathyrus odoratus and other species.

Comments on Hermann Müller [Die Befruchtung der Blumen (1873)],

and Anton Kerner ["Die Schutzmittel des Pollens", Ber. Naturwiss. Med. Ver. Innsbruck, 3 (1873): 100–68].

Admires FD’s work on anemophilous plants.

Summary

Discusses role of insects in crossing varieties of Lathyrus odoratus and other species.

Comments on Hermann Müller [Die Befruchtung der Blumen (1873)],

and Anton Kerner ["Die Schutzmittel des Pollens", Ber. Naturwiss. Med. Ver. Innsbruck, 3 (1873): 100–68].

Admires FD’s work on anemophilous plants.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8951
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Delpino, Federico
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Anna Barone (private collection)
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8951,” accessed on 6 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-8951

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