Skip to main content

Cambridge University Libraries are providing a blend of online and controlled in-person services. Please see our website for more details.

Flora

 Subject
Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 3247 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

(1) / 2 leaves / Acetate of Morphia 2 gr to 1 oz 9h 10 [application also of carbonate of ammonia, phosphate of ammonia], 1873-07-29 - 1873-07-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 55: 147-148
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin (top half only, now stuck to sheet 68), 69
(Note)
Dates: 1873-07-29 - 1873-07-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

(1) Dipped half a Drosera leaf [diagram] into a solution of sugar [application also of acetate of morphia, sulphate of quinine], 1848-06-25 - 1882-06-25

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 60.1: 90r
Scope and Contents Note; by Sir Francis Darwin pp-and Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1848-06-25 - 1882-06-25
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

1h 49 fly on leaf holding this position [diagram], 1862-09-04 - 1862-09-07

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 60.1: 129-130
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin; written at Southampton
(Note)
Dates: 1862-09-04 - 1862-09-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

2 cabbage seed were put on Pinguicula Lusitanica on July 10 8h 15 p m & caused much secretion & were overlapped by margin, 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 59.1: 78
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

2 leaves with Phosphate of Ammonia 1 gr to 1 oz, well inflected after 15h / p 31, 1873-07-05

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 54: 142r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1873-07-05
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

2 nectar holes in all [listed varieties of Lathyrus], 1873-09-07

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 77: 33V
Scope and Contents [note of subject on verso side]
Note; by Sir George Howard Darwin pp-and Charles Robert Darwin on reverse of unrelated notes by Sir George Howard Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1873-09-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

2 spikes of Arachnites sent me by Mr Oxenden kept in water (& young flowers opened), 1862-05-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 70: 25r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1862-05-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

2h 50 4 grapes in 2 oz of water / bloom left on / over lamp / No result, 1877-08-25

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 66: 168
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1877-08-25
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

3 leaves with Camphor water, 1874-06-08

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 57: 50
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1874-06-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

3 p m Put fly on marginal hairs - both kinds [avoid word extreme marginal hairs] & a bit of meat on long-headed alone [application also of milk, albumen, 1809-01-01 - 1882-12-31

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 60.1: 73
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin end of sheet torn away
(Note)
Dates: 1809-01-01 - 1882-12-31
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

3 p m Red sticks / Pure Carb[onate] of Soda 2 gr to 1 oz of water [application also of muriate of soda, sulphate of magnesia], 1809-10-07 - 1882-10-11

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 60.1: 41
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1809-10-07 - 1882-10-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

3 Red Sticks sol[ution] of 6 gr of white sugar to 1 oz of water 1.2 m drop on leaf, 1874-07-02 - 1874-07-05

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 57: 100r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1874-07-02 - 1874-07-05
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

3 slips of red and common cabbage in both Pots, 1880-09-01 - 1880-10-31

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 64.1: 48-49
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1880-09-01 - 1880-10-31
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

3h 30 filtered camphor water [and other water experiments], 1874-06-09

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 57: 75r-83r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin on reverse of parts of proofs of 'Expression' including pp 168, 141, 142, 144
(Note)
Dates: 1874-06-09
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

4 furrows on same slope in field at Beaulieu been grass between 50 & 60 years, 1872-01-01 - 1872-01-31

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 63: 77-78
Scope and Contents Note; by William Erasmus Darwin pp-and Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1872-01-01 - 1872-01-31
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

4 leaves in 1 dr of Sol of Chloride of Sodium (domestic salt) 1 gr to 1 oz / Formation of Muriatic Acid, 1809-09-10 - 1882-09-12

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 60.1: 105r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1809-09-10 - 1882-09-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

4 leaves in 2 dr of 3 gr of extract of Hyosciamus to 1 oz of water [application also of phosphate of ammonia], 1873-07-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 56: 37
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1873-07-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

4 or 5 sort of Carex-fruit, 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 59.1: 114r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

4 sticks with paper-heads bits of old albumen 4 or 5 days [application also of boiled egg], 1874-05-03 - 1874-05-04

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 57: 17r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1874-05-03 - 1874-05-04
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

4 sticks with red paper Heads with cube of meat on one side / Transmission of Motor Force, 1873-09-30 - 1873-10-09

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 56: 85
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1873-09-30 - 1873-10-09
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

4 sticks with white paper Heads 2 gr of isinglass to 1 oz of water, 1809-09-16 - 1882-09-18

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 60.1: 106r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1809-09-16 - 1882-09-18
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

4h 45 p m / added to the scraped leaves a little Hydrochloric 1 to 500 water & a little parallelogram of albumen [application also of glycerine, hydrochloric acid, pepsin], 1874-05-03 - 1874-05-07

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 57: 16r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1874-05-03 - 1874-05-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

4h 45 p m / Pinguicula / On an upright young leaf & on old reflexed leaf with opposite edges equally involuted placed row of flies on one side of each [application also of carbonate of ammonia, phosphate of ammonia], 1874-06-23

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 59.1: 89-103
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin some on reverse of proofs of 'Expression' pp 129, [??], 139, [??], [??], [??], 136, 135, 134, [??] records separated into individual items as noted
(Note)
Dates: 1874-06-23
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

5 p m (4 Black sticks) / Boiled decoction of young green Peas, 1809-07-19 - 1882-07-20

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 60.1: 99r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1809-07-19 - 1882-07-20
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

5 Yellow sticks / 11h 35 / Drops on leaves / Distilled alcohol 1 drachm to 7 of water, 1809-06-20 - 1882-06-20

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 60.1: 88r
Scope and Contents Note; by Charles Robert Darwin
(Note)
Dates: 1809-06-20 - 1882-06-20
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.