Carl Linnaeus to Nicolaus Joseph, baron von Jacquin,
June? 1773 n.s.
L4859. Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus (1707-1778). Swedish.
to Nicolaus Joseph, baron von JacquinNicolaus Joseph, baron von Jacquin
Doronicum has begun to flower in the garden, from seeds sent by Nicolaus Joseph von JacquinJacquin, Nicolaus Joseph, baron von
Solidago alpina is so different sown indoors in a pot and outdoors in free soil that they can be taken as different species. Linnaeus has witnessed the development himself.
Of Isopyrum thalictroides, Linnaeus wants a full specimen, if Jacquin can not send seeds. Linnaeusís dry specimen is not sufficient.
Linnaeus asks for seeds of Horminum Pyrenaicum and encloses a specimen of the Veronica Jacquin had wanted.
Linnaeus had written rather briefly, since he was preoccupied by the illness of his colleague Nils Rosén von RosénsteinRosén von Rosenstein, Nils
1. Caroli Linnaei epistolae ad Nicolaum Josephum Jacquin (1841), p. 131 p.131.