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From Hugo de Vries   17 August 1878


Contraction of plant roots.

Author:  Hugo de Vries
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  17 Aug 1878
Classmark:  DAR 180: 21
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11665

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  • … On the contraction of roots; Vries 1880 ). See letter to Asa Gray, 15 August 1878 . …
  • … you had in writing for me to Prof. Asa Gray, and beg you to accept my sincere thanks for …

To Hugo de Vries   [15] August [1878]


Enjoyed seeing HdeV yesterday.

Following the point mentioned by HdeV, CD has observed the difference in corrugation of primary roots in plants exposed to dry and damp soil.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Hugo de Vries
Date:  [15] Aug [1878]
Classmark:  Artis Library (De Vries 4b)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11662

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  • … you yesterday & remain | Yours very faithfully | Ch. Darwin I have written to Asa Gray
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