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Issue: 054, 05/11/28 p. 858-859
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society of London
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: [Members` business. Enumeration of plant collections presented to the Society: 600 plants of the Bavarian Alps; East Indian medicinal plants; plants from Jersey; mosses and cryptogamic plants; plants indigenous to England; specimen of the Christ`s Thorn; specimen of syrup of the visnea mocanera; hothouse seeds from Bologna; a chocolate plant from Prince Edward`s Island; a species of typha and a plant called vanguilla with medicinal properties promised by the Philosophical Society of British Guiana; collection of officinal plants; numerous printed works; medicinal plants from the Royal Gardens at Kew including Melaleuca Cajuputi, Canilla Alba, Anacardium Occidentale, Guiacum Officinale, Vanilla Aromatica, Laurus, Camphora, Etc.]
Person: MACGRIGOR, Sir James   FROST, Mrs.   MARTIUS, Prof.   HORSFIELD, Dr. Thomas   WOODFORD, James   FAVEUE, Abraham   BERTHELOT, Sabino   BERTOLONI, Prof.   READY, Colonel John   FRIEND, Mr.   STANHOPE, Earl   AITON, Mr.   FROST   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   Royal Asiatic Society   Philosophical Society of British Guiana   
, 28/11/1828
Issue: 058, 03/12/28 p. 925
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society of London, Para 1-9
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: [Specimen of Adowro root (cyperus articulatus) used for treating the "endemic fever of the West Indies" exhibited. Specimen of the true rhubarb exhibited. Communication read on ludive or succory (Cichorium Intybus) which is used in Russia to substitute for tea or coffee. Communication read on the "chocolate plant" or "blood-root" (Geum Canadense) of St Edward`s Isle, which is used as a tonic. Account read of the Angustura bark tree (Galipea officinalis). Numbers of fellows elected and honorary members admitted]
Person: STANHOPE, Earl   BURNETT, William   DREVER, Thomas   GIBBS, Robert   LAMBERT, Aylmer Bourke   BABINGTON, Dr. Benjamin Guy   WALLICH, Dr. Nathaniel   DON, David   WILLOCK, Henry   READY, Colonel John   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   
Papers And Exhibits, 11/11/28
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