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Botanical Congress at Hamburg

Nature volume 74, pages 621622 (18 October 1906) | Download Citation



THE Society of Applied Botanists held its annual conference at Hamburg in September, and the Society of Systematic Botanists held its meeting there at the same time. Some 150 botanists in all, mostly interested in applied botany, tittended. The choice of place of meeting was a happy one, as in Hamburg, the chief Continental port, the closest connection can be seen between commercial and scientific activities.

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