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DCP-LETT-9065

To Charles Lyell   24 September 1873

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Summary

Discusses apple specimens received from CL; reversion to crab state. Cites passage on subject in Variation.

Comments on letter from Mr Wood on inheritance in fruit-trees.

Would like to cross flowers of "Hawthornden" with many distinct varieties.

Summary

Discusses apple specimens received from CL; reversion to crab state. Cites passage on subject in Variation.

Comments on letter from Mr Wood on inheritance in fruit-trees.

Would like to cross flowers of "Hawthornden" with many distinct varieties.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9065
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Lyell, Charles
Sent from
Down
Source of text
American Philosophical Society (432)
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9065,” accessed on 28 September 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9065

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