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From Francis Darwin to Horace Pearce   24 November 18761

We always keep the Drosera in a hot-house or green-house during the winter/ by this means fine plants are obtained for the following summer.2 I enclose my fathers autograph.

[Enclosure]

Charles Darwin | Down, Kent | October 25th.— 1876.—

Footnotes

The date is supplied by the auction catalogue.
This letter is probably a reply to Pearce’s letter of 16 November 1876 (Correspondence vol. 24).

Summary

Explains how they look after Drosera plants.

Encloses his father’s autograph.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10687F
From
Francis Darwin
To
Horace Pearce
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Bonhams (dealers) (27 May 2007, lot 590)
Physical description
ALS inc

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10687F,” accessed on 19 August 2022, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/?docId=letters/DCP-LETT-10687F.xml

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