Carl Linnaeus to Nicolaas Laurens Burman,
12 January 1769 n.s.
L4177. Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus (1707-1778). Swedish.
to Nicolaas Laurens BurmanNicolaas Laurens Burman (1734-1793).
In his last letter Linnaeus responded to Nikolaas Laurens BurmanísBurman, Nicolaas Laurens
A list of descriptions of Burmanís plants follows.
Linnaeus reports that Burmanís bulbs have grown up but unfortunately they have no flowers this year.
Linnaeus comments on a plant in Burmanís Cape flora [Linnaeus refers to the section in Flora IndicaBurman, Nicolaas Laurens
He sends his best regards to Burmanís immortal father [Johannes BurmanBurman, Johannes (1707-1779).
P.S. Linnaeus writes that there is no frost in the ground, no snow and no ice on the water yet. He has never before experienced a situation like it.