Recreations in Natural History
Regular Feature, Anecdote, Spoof
Botany, Natural History, Politics
Royal Horticultural Society—Gardens
Discusses the 'Speaking Tree of Siam', a tree which allegedly speaks in contemptuous tones and in a Siamese dialect, noting that attention has recently been directed to the subject in consequence of the Anglo-Siamese Treaty of 1855.
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