Carl Linnaeus to Petter Jonas Bergius,
29 November 1770 n.s.
L4428. Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus (1707-1778). Swedish.
to Petter Jonas BergiusPetter Jonas Bergius (1730-1790).
Linnaeus thanks Petter Jonas BergiusBergius, Petter Jonas
He is well acquainted with E. fastigiata</>, imbricata, albens, melanthera, pubescens. He makes some other observations as well.
E. Bergiana, and E. lutea were entirely new to Linnaeus.
Linnaeus does not know E. divaricata.
When Linnaeus gets to his country Museum he will fetch Bergiam and have a sketch made.
Linnaeus now is the owner of 59 Ericas.
Linnaeus shall try to help Antoine GouanGouan, Antoine (1733-1821).
P.S.There were two Blaeriae in the Bergius’s batch, Linaneus will have a look att them too.