Carl Linnaeus to Nicolaus Joseph, baron von Jacquin,
16 July 1775 n.s.
L5124. Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus (1707-1778). Swedish.
to Nicolaus Joseph, baron von JacquinNicolaus Joseph, baron von Jacquin
Linnaeus comments briefly on Nicolaus Joseph von Jacquin’sJacquin, Nicolaus Joseph, baron von
For Evonymus, Linnaeus reports that he already has both variants in his garden and that Jacquin should specify some more differences than just the size of the plant.
For Brassica campestris, Linnaeus makes it clear that this species is very common in his native province of Sweden and that it is quite like that existing in Denmark. The leaves are just like the ones in [Flora Danica]. Icones plantarum sponte nascentium in regnis Daniae et NorvegiaeOeder, Georg Christian von
Galium austriacum seems to be identical with Galium hierosolymitanum.
1. Caroli Linnaei epistolae ad Nicolaum Josephum Jacquin (1841), p. 147-148 p.147 p.148.