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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-9047

To J. S. Burdon Sanderson   9 September [1873]1

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Summary

Pleased JSBS has decided to work on Drosera; sends plants. Does not know whether thermo-electric pile could detect temperature change when leaves close.

CD’s experiment with very weak hydrochloric acid repeated with success: the plants digest albumen more quickly.

Summary

Pleased JSBS has decided to work on Drosera; sends plants. Does not know whether thermo-electric pile could detect temperature change when leaves close.

CD’s experiment with very weak hydrochloric acid repeated with success: the plants digest albumen more quickly.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9047
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Sanderson, J. S. B.
Sent from
Down
Source of text
University of British Columbia, Woodward Library, Charles Woodward Memorial Room (I.xiv)
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9047,” accessed on 28 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9047

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