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Grape vines

Date

1854

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Description

Botanical studies of grape vines Vitis vinifera. Three figures, showing a branch and trunk, a section of one-year growth branch and a root from two feet below ground. From the Douro wine region of Portugal. Detail of an original illustration from the manuscript version of the paper ‘On the vine-disease in the port-wine districts of the Alto-Douro in April 1854. With a supplementary note on the proposed remedies for its eradication’, by J.J. Forrester. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, vol.7 (1854), pp.156-164.

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Location

Douro River, Portugal

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