Reference numberMS/760/1
TitleCatalogue of plants by Richard Hill Waring, Leeswood
Date26 January 1776
DescriptionAn unpublished descriptive account of plants from Wales and England, addressed to Daines Barrington, and continuing the author's earlier paper: 'A the Hon. Daines Barrington; on some plants found in several parts of England', Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, v.61 (1771) pp.359-389.

R H Waring's account is from Leeswood, near Mold, Flintshire, in Wales. The descriptions are of plants from a variety of locations including Surrey, Derbyshire and Merseyside in England. The account contains a sketch of two specimens of fungus, possibly the Stinkhorn (Phallus impudicus).
Physical descriptionOn paper. Bound in brown paper covers
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7106Waring; Richard Hill (c 1721 - 1794)c 1721 - 1794
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