Botanical notes, 1902, number 2, 6107-6211

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Abstract

Number 2 in a series of 1902 botanical field notes. This volume contains notes taken in Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and perhaps other Southeastern states from 16 April to 16 May 1902. Collector numbers 6107-6211 are included. Boynton collects primarily crataegus, in the rose family, during this trip although other types of plans were also collected. Locations include but are not limited to Summerville (GA), Augusta (GA), Aiken (SC), Waynesboro (GA), Edgefield (SC), and Hickory (NC). Boynton also includes descriptions of the specimen, descriptions of the soil and soil type, abundance of specimens, measurements, sketches, and additional information.

Date Range

1902

Start Date

Apr 16, 1902

End Date

May 16, 1902

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • North Carolina
  • Augusta
  • United States
  • Aiken
  • Georgia
  • Summerville
  • Waynesboro
  • Edgefield
  • South Carolina

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 11-249

Collection name

Biltmore Herbarium field notes, 1898-1904, from the Department of Botany

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Main Library

Sublocation

Box 2 Folder 4