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From J. D. Hooker   7 November 1877

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Summary

Sent rare cycad seeds for CD’s cotyledon study.

Welwitschia seed germinated at Kew had ordinary cotyledons. JDH thinks mature Welwitschia leaves are original cotyledons.

Summary

Sent rare cycad seeds for CD’s cotyledon study.

Welwitschia seed germinated at Kew had ordinary cotyledons. JDH thinks mature Welwitschia leaves are original cotyledons.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11227
From
Joseph Dalton Hooker
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Kew
Source of text
DAR 104: 97–8
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11227,” accessed on 25 January 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-11227.xml

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