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Horti Sicci 145 folia 52

Date: 1718 | Identifier: HS145_p52
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: Bulrush (Scirpus cyprinus (L.) Kunth.), Wild Rice (Zizania aquatica L.), Blazing Star (Liatris squarrosa (L.) Michaux), Water Loosestrife (Decodon verticillatus (L.) Ell. more...