Its feeds are a curious objeft, the manner in which they are detached when perfectly ripe, in hot, dry weather, and the fcrew-like form which the tail of the arillus quickly .affumes, is highly deferving of attention. ,, .1 . • • 1.1..I-. ... . •'•••...
The Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayed: In which the Most ... - Page 377
by William Curtis - 1797
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