Botanical notes, 1902, number 5, 6593-6752

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Number 5 in a series of 1902 botanical field notes. This volume contains notes taken in North Carolina and perhaps other Southeastern states from 24 June to 11 July 1902. Collector numbers 6593-6752 are included. Boynton collects a wide variety of plants. Frequently collected genera include gallium, a herbaceous genus in the coffee family, and asplenium, a genus of fern. Locations include but are not limited to Manchester, Fayetteville, Silver City, Walnut Cove , Mount Airy, and Pilot Mountain. Boynton also includes descriptions of the specimen, descriptions of the soil and soil type, descriptions of landscape of localities visited, and additional information.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 24, 1902

End Date

Jul 11, 1902

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Botany at 202-633-0920 to make an appointment.


  • Plants
  • Botany


  • North Carolina
  • Silver City
  • Fayetteville
  • United States
  • Manchester
  • Mount Airy


  • 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


Box 2 Folder 6