Correspondence and papers of E.A. Bowles relating to nomenclature of cultivated plants

Scope and Content


Correspondence, 1948-1950, including from J. Ramsbottom to J.S.L. Gilmour, 1948, and from W.T. Stearn, 1950. For a comprehensive list of letters in this folder, see EAB/appendix/2.1.5

Typescript reports including ‘Some articles and recommendations relating mostly to hybrids, from the ‘International Rules of Botanical Nomenclature’ as revised at Stockholm in July 1950’, ‘Stockholm 1950’, ‘Proposal for an alteration in the International Rules of Botanical Nomenclature submitted by the Royal Horticultural Society to the International Botanical Congress to be held in Stockholm, 1950’, and ‘Comments by the Horticultural Nomenclature Society of the Royal Horticultural Society on the proposals sent by Dr Camp’, 1949

Extracts from RHS Council minutes including ‘Rules for the naming of plants’, 24 Oct 1950

‘Programme for the Symposium on Botanical Nomenclature and Taxonomy at Utrecht, June 13-19 1948’

Minutes of the RHS Horticultural Nomenclature Committee, 8 Jun 1948

Memorandum from Fred J. Chittenden entitled ‘Naming of garden-raised plants’, 1947