Darwin-Hooker Letters : Letter from Darwin, C. R. to Hooker, J. D. on 7 Apr 1855 : 1r

'Darwin, C. R.'

Darwin-Hooker Letters

Darwin has begun seed-salting experiments. Wants Hooker to write which seeds he expects to be easily killed in salt water. Darwin's idea that coal-plants lived in salt water like mangroves made Hooker savage.

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