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From J. D. Hooker   23 May 1862

Dr Darwin

I do not know Rhod. Boothii: this is R. Keysii, a remarkable form.1 I will send a Melastomad or two anon—2

In haste Ever Yrs | J D Hooker

Rhod. Boothii is a Bhotan species of which I have seen dried leaves only

Kew   May 23/62.

Footnotes

See letters to J. D. Hooker, 15 [May 1862] and [18 May 1862].

Summary

Does not know Rhododendron boothii; is sending Rhododendron keysii, a remarkable form. Will send Melastomataceae anon.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-3567
From
Joseph Dalton Hooker
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Kew
Source of text
DAR 101: 36
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 3567,” accessed on 7 July 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-3567.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 10

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