Folder labelled ‘RBG Edinburgh 1971-1992’

Scope and Content

Correspondence of Roy Lancaster mainly with staff at the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, specialising in plants from China, many relating to plant identification and nomenclature, including some letters from Roy Lancaster subsequently sent as faxes. Includes correspondence with Lucien Andre Lauener of the Herbarium and Martin Gardner of the International Conifer Conservation programme; offprint from ‘Journal of Royal Horticultural Society’, Vol. XXIX, 1904-05