Correspondence, papers and dried specimens of E.A. Bowles relating to Galanthus

Scope and Content

Please note this folder is closed to public access until specimens have been removed to the herbarium at Wisley

Comprises dried specimens and a letter from Graham Stuart Thomas asking for Bowles’ help to identify a specimen, 1947. For more details of the letter in this folder, see EAB/appendix/2.5.2.9

Specimens are enclosed in nursery catalogue of P. de Jager & Sons of Heiloo, Holland, 1945. Catalogue cover is annotated in Bowles’ hand, ‘Galanthus nivalis Scharlokii forms’. Inside the catalogue, specimens are placed in further catalogue covers and pages. Most are annotated with details of specimens and dates, 1947

This folder was in a box of Bowles material transferred from the herbarium at Wisley to the Lindley Library in 2015