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" Sabine* from Valparaiso, but that they form a variety which by some botanists has been considered as specifically distinct. It is remarkable that the same plant should be found on the sterile mountains of Central Chili, where a drop of rain does not fall... "
Nature - Page 242
edited by - 1885
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Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and Geology of ..., Volumes 1-2

Charles Darwin - 1846 - 724 pages
...distinct. It is remarkable that the same plant should be found on the sterile mountains of central Chile, where a drop of rain does not fall for more than six months, and within the damp forests of these southern islands. In the central parts of the Chonos Archipelago...
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New York Municipal Gazette (New York, N.Y.), Volume 1, Issues 41-48

Ebenezer Meriam - 1847 - 224 pages
...distinct. It is remarkable that the same plant should be found on the sterile mountains of central Chile, where a drop of rain does not fall for more than six months, and within the damp forests of these Southern Islands. VIRGINIA CORRESPONDENCE. December 21, 1846....
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The Gallery of Nature: A Pictorial and Descriptive Tour Through Creation

Thomas Milner - 1848 - 892 pages
...has been considered as specifically distinct. It is remarkable that the same plant should be found on the sterile mountains of central Chili, where a...drop of rain does not fall for more than six months, and within the damp forests of these southern islands." The vine, Vitis vinifera, now naturalised in...
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journal of agriculture

william blackwood - 1849 - 764 pages
...has been considered as specifically distinct. It is remarkable that the game plant should be found on the sterile mountains of Central Chili, where a drop of rain does not full for more than six months, and within the damp forests of these Southern islands.* The potato is...
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Monthly Notices of Papers and Proceedings and Report

Royal Society of Tasmania - 1851 - 214 pages
...distinct. It is remarkable that the same plant should be found on the sterile mountains of central Chile, where a drop of rain does not fall for more than six months, and within the damp forests of those southern islands." The localities in which Statice, Armeria and...
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Country Rambles in England; Or, Journal of a Naturalist

John Leonard Knapp, Susan Fenimore Cooper - 1853 - 370 pages
...botanists has been considered specifically distinct It is remarkable that the Bame plant should be found on the sterile mountains of central Chili, where a...drop of rain does not fall for more than six months, and within the damp forests of these southern islands." Darwin's "Journal of Researches," Vol. II....
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The gallery of nature: a tour through creation, Volume 28

Thomas Milner - 1860 - 896 pages
...has been considered as specifically distinct. It is remarkable that the same plant should be found on the sterile mountains of central Chili, where a...drop of rain does not fall for more than six months, and within the damp forests of these southern islands." The vine, Vitis vinifera, now naturalised in...
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Paterson's national benefit: a treatise on how to propagate and cultivate ...

mrs. William Paterson - 1872 - 90 pages
...again to resort to the original stock, "The Wild Potato, from central Chili," on the highest mountains, where a drop of rain does not fall for more than six months ; or from the Chenos Archipelago, where they grow on the sandy soil by the seaside, and thrive as far...
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British Farmer's Magazine, Issue 64

1873 - 734 pages
...indigenous ; they grow as far south as lat. 50 degs. It รน remarkable that the same plant should be found on the sterile mountains of Central Chili, where a drop of rain does not fall for six months, and also within the damp forests of these southern islands. From this it appears that the...
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Sessional Papers - Legislature of the Province of Ontario, Volume 2

Ontario. Legislative Assembly - 1888 - 860 pages
...is considered to originate, is said to be a plant of the High Andes of Chili, and surely a plant of the sterile mountains of Central Chili, where a drop of rain does not fall for six months of the year, and where, as compared with the northern hemisphere, summer and winter are...
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