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Horti Sicci 145 folia 48

Date: 1718 | Identifier: HS145_p48
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: Squaw-Huckleberry (Vaccinium stamineum L.), Begger Lice/Beggar's Ticks (Desmodium tortuosum (Swartz) D.C.), Virginia Chain-Fern (Woodwardia virginica (L.) Smith), Yellow Lady's Slipper (Cypripedium calceolus v. pubescens Caroll) more...