Punch,  5 (1843), 228.

Horticultural Society



Reportage, Spoof


Horticulture, Exhibitions, Botany

    Reports that Mr Solomon Levi exhibited some specimens of Cuba inodorifera and established that the plants are connected by a 'cell'. Reports the award of the 'Victoria medal' to a Mrs Tickall for her 'fine bunches of grapes', and Mr Figgin's exhibition of some 'Rhizanthaceous plants [...] developed by a peculiar process of pruning, from the roots of turnips'.

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