Reference numberL&P/5/14
TitlePaper, 'On a method of preserving acorns in wax fit for vegetating; with a letter of approval from William Aiton of Kew' by John Ellis
DescriptionSubject: Botany

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'A letter from John Ellis, Esquire, F. R. S. to the President, on the success of his experiments for preserving acorns for a whole year without planting them, so as to be in a state fit for vegetation, with a view to bring over some of the most valuable seeds from the East Indies, to plant for the benefit of our American colonies'

Read 10 March 1768
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1768.0011
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8215Ellis; John (c 1710 - 1776); naturalistc 1710 - 1776
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