To Edward Ramsay1    29 July 1862


Dear Mr Ramsay.

The neat little fern enclosed in your last letter2 is, as you suppose, Asplenium adiantoides. It agrees well with Raoul’s figure (in the Choix t.1)3

Happy to afford you at all times, when I can, any information,

I remain dear Sir,


Ferd Mueller


Asplenium adiantoides

MS envelope front: 'E. P. Ramsay Esq &c &c &c | Dobroyde | New South Wales | Ferd Mueller'. Front post-marked Melbourne, 30 July 1862. Back post-marked Sydney, August 1862.
Letter not found.
Raoul (1846), tab. 1.

Please cite as “FVM-62-07-29,” in Correspondence of Ferdinand von Mueller, edited by R.W. Home, Thomas A. Darragh, A.M. Lucas, Sara Maroske, D.M. Sinkora, J.H. Voigt and Monika Wells accessed on 2 March 2024,