Horti Sicci 145 folia 45
Date: 1718 |
John Lawson collected natural history specimens from the colony of Carolina for James Petiver, a London apothecary. The Sloane Herbarium consists of linen paper sheets to which dried plants have been affixed with paste and strips of paper. date: c. 1718. Known specimen: Galactia (Galactia sp.), Sampson Snakeroot (Psoralea psoralioides (Walter) Cary), Blazing Star (Liatris squarrosa (L.) Michaux), Groundnut (Apios americana Medicus), Sunflower (Helianthus sp.) more...