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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Francis Darwin   15 August [1873]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Observations on bees’ biting holes in Lathyrus.

Suggests an experiment FD could carry out with Drosera.

CD is working on Mimosa, and "everything has turned out as perversely as possible".

Summary

Observations on bees’ biting holes in Lathyrus.

Suggests an experiment FD could carry out with Drosera.

CD is working on Mimosa, and "everything has turned out as perversely as possible".

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9014
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Francis Darwin
Sent from
Southampton
Source of text
DAR 271.3: 8
Physical description
8pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9014,” accessed on 24 August 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9014

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 21

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