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Issue: 108, 18/11/29 p. 731, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Dahlias, Para 1
Category: Botany   Horticulture   Ecology   
Topic: [Dahlias were introduced into Spain from Mexico, in 1787 and reached Paris in 1802. At first only hothouse flowers, they became more hardy]
Person: THOUIN, M.   
Source: Annales du Museum d`Histoire Naturelle   Quarterly Journal of Agriculture   
Institution: Museum d`Histoire Naturelle   

Issue: 108, 18/11/29 p. 731, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Potatoes, Para 3
Category: Agriculture   Climate   Ecology   
Topic: [Potatoes were introduced into Britain in the sixteenth century, from South America. They are still not entirely resistant to frost and it is important to keep on experimenting to produce a more hardy variety]
Source: Quarterly Journal of Agriculture   

Issue: 108, 18/11/29 p. 731, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: The Laurel, Para 2
Category: Botany   Horticulture   Ecology   
Topic: [The laurel was introduced into Britain in the seventeenth century. At first very delicate, it became more hardy]
Person: COLE   
Source: Quarterly Journal of Agriculture   

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