Original Linnaean Dissertations

Respondent: Nilsson Åmman (1731–1783)

Title: Flora Alpina, ...

Date of Defense: 24 March 1756

Paginations: [iv], [1], 2-27, [1]

Lidén Title: Flora alpina.

Soulsby Title: Fl. alp.

Drake Title: Flora Alpina.


Abstract: An essay on the kinds of plants suitable for culture on the arid mountains of Lapland and adjoining alpine areas, with a list of over 400 European alpine plants from which selections could be made for Lapp culture. A Royal Alpine Garden in Lapland is proposed for the evaluation of alpine plants of potential value for economic uses.

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