Journal Number 93
November 2005


NOTES etc

Earina autumnalis
Earina autumnalis. Syntype of Epidendrum autumnale Forst.f., in Moscow:
see http://herba.msu.ru/pictures/mw_type/monocot/orchidac/0000091.html


Johann Forster, George's father, noted in his diary on 28 May 1773 (Dusky Sound)
"After dinner I went ashore towards the new watering place in our new anchoarge & found
a very fine Epidendrum in flower, which spread a very agreeable smell".


Earina autumnalis

 

 

 

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