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From George Bentham   10 December 1876

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Sends specimens of Boronia.

Discusses the section on diclinous trees and herbs in CD’s new book [Cross and self-fertilisation, pp. 411–13]. CD’s theory that diclinism preceded hermaphroditism seems confirmed.

Summary

Sends specimens of Boronia.

Discusses the section on diclinous trees and herbs in CD’s new book [Cross and self-fertilisation, pp. 411–13]. CD’s theory that diclinism preceded hermaphroditism seems confirmed.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10708
From
George Bentham
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
London, Wilton Place, 25
Source of text
DAR 160: 166
Physical description
5pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10708,” accessed on 18 June 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10708

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 24

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