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Horti Sicci 145 folia 50

Date: 1718 | Identifier: HS145_p50
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: Bald Cypress (Taxodium distichum (L.) Richard), Leatherwood (Cyrilla racemiflora L.), Yellow Lady's Slipper (Cypripedium calceolus v. pubescens Caroll), False Solomon's-Seal (Smilacina racemosa (L.) Desf.), Grass-Pink (Calopogon pulchellus (Saliabury) R. Brown), Swamp Willow (Salix caroliniana Michaux), Thoroughwort (Eupatorium dubium Willd.) more...