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THE

 

POPULAR SCIENCE

 

MONTHLY



JANUARY, 1911



THE SMALLEST OF THE CENTURY PLANTS[1]
By Professor WILLIAM TRELEASE
MISSOURI BOTANICAL GARDEN

SELECTION of these particular plants from the very large number that have occupied my attention for the last ten years is based on a recognition of the fact that it is extremes — the largest and smallest,

 
PSM V78 D009 About the mediterranean.png
Fig. 1. About the Mediterranean
 
  1. A lecture before the Academy of Science of St. Louis, delivered October 17, 1910.