Horti Sicci 145 folia 58
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: Horse Mint (Monarda punctata L.), Ebony Spleenwort (Asplenium platyneuron (L.) Oakes), Fire Pink (Silene virginica L.), Yellow Fringed-Orchid (Habenaria ciliaris (L.) R. Brown) more...