Bulletin of the Botanical Department, Jamaica Volume 1-50

Bulletin of the Botanical Department, Jamaica Volume 1-50

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1887 edition. Excerpt: ...Garden, Kingston--102 ornamental plants. To Castleton Gardens--250 Nutmeg plants, and several bundles of Rose cuttings for propagating purposes. To King's House Gardens--3,118 various ornamental plants. To the Exhibition Grounds--10,977 plants of a useful and ornamental character. Total number of plants distributed free, 15,898. Plants sold. Nutmegs... 2,140 Cinnamon... 71 Mangoes... 608 Oranges... 1,701 Liberian Coffee... 25 Cocoa... 480 Kola Nut... 407 Sugar Cane... 4,234 Miscellaneous Fruit and Economic Plants 1,609 11,275 The Receipts on sales amounted to 387 9s. lid. Seeds distributed.--Seeds of the Golden Wattle (Acacia pycnantha) were forwarded to the folloi ing: --Mr. Carl Hinderman, Southfield. Mr. Muirhead, Amity Hall. Mr. Thos. Kemp, Ewings Caymanas. Mr. S. Scharschmidt, Mandeville. Mr. R. Collymore, St. James' Parochial Board. Mr. L. F. Mackinnon, Kingston Mr. Thorp, Mocha. Mr. A. H. Groves, Bath. Mr. E. F. Forrest, Black Kiver. Mr. A. C. Austin, Gross Keys. Mr. Jas. Allwood, Kingston. Mr. R. Sidgwick, Chester Vale. Mr. J. J. Deslandes, Chapelton. Mr. Silvester. Mr. R. H. B. Hotchkin, Halfway Tree. Mr. J. Stephens, Radnor. Mr. F. Roper, Moneague. Mrs. Nash, Watson's Hill. Rev. J. Seiler, Newport. Hill Garden, Cinchona. Castleton Gardens. Hon. Lt Col. (J. J. Ward, Kingston. Mr. Dahl, Kingston. Seed of Havanna tobacco sent to Mr. J. W. Welsh, May Pen. To the Royal Gardens, Kew--7 pkts. various seeds. To Mr. W. E. Sant, Kingston--Seds of castor oil plant, large variety. To Dr. Trimen, Botanic Gardens, Ceylon--200 Kola nuts. To Messrs. Reasoner Bros., Florida--200 Mango seeds. To J. R. Beach, Florida--5 pkts. various seeds. Seeds Received.--From the Royal Gardens, Kew--57 pkts. of various seeds. From Messrs. Reasoner...show more

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  • Paperback | 362 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 644g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236746007
  • 9781236746009