Skip to content

Please be aware that some material may contain words, descriptions or illustrations which will not reflect current scientific understanding and may be considered in today's context inaccurate, unethical, offensive or distressing.

Description

Subject: Botany

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'A catalogue of the fifty plants from Chelsea Garden, presented to the Royal Society, by the Worshipful Company of Apothecaries for the year 1747, pursuant to the direction of Sir Hans Sloane, Bart. Med. Reg. & Soc. Reg. nuper Præs'

Read 4 February 1749

Reference number
L&P/2/34
Earliest possible date
1749
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

Use this record

Citation

Paper, 'List of 50 plants from Chelsea garden for 1747, nos. 1251 to 1300' by John Wilmer, 1749, L&P/2/34, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_2_34/paper-list-of-50-plants-from-chelsea-garden-for-1747-nos-1251-to-1300-by-john-wilmer, accessed on 24 July 2024

Link to this record

Embed this record

<iframe src="https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/embed/items/l-and-p_2_34/paper-list-of-50-plants-from-chelsea-garden-for-1747-nos-1251-to-1300-by-john-wilmer" title="Paper, 'List of 50 plants from Chelsea garden for 1747, nos. 1251 to 1300' by John Wilmer" allow="fullscreen" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="500px"></iframe>

Explore the collection

  • Letters and Papers

    Dates: 1741-1806

    'Letters and Papers' contains the scientific correspondence sent to the Royal Society through the 18th century, many of which were published in its journal.

    View collection