Carl Linnaeus to Nicolaus Joseph, baron von Jacquin,
26 August 1768 n.s.
L4107. Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus (1707-1778). Swedish.
to Nicolaus Joseph, baron von JacquinNicolaus Joseph, baron von Jacquin
Linnaeus has seen Anders Philip TidströmTidström, Anders Philip
Linnaeus confirms that Tidström is the outstanding person in Sweden for this kind of a project. Linnaeus indicates in outline what minerals are most frequently found in Sweden.
Cleome gigante has grown from the seeds sent but too late to make flowers. The seeds of Loasa were not good.
Linnaeus encloses seeds of three species to be sown outdoors.
1. Caroli Linnaei epistolae ad Nicolaum Josephum Jacquin (1841), p. 97-98 p.97 p.98.