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Seedlings of Cinchona succirubra, India, 1861

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Seedlings of Cinchona succirubra, photographed on arrival in Ootacamund, southern India, 9 April 1861. Collected by Richard Spruce in Ecuador, the plants were received by WIlliam McIvor, a former Kew gardener, who was superintendent of the Botanic Garden in Ootacamund, where he successfully cultivated the red bark trees. Extracts of the bark of Cinchona produced quinine, a malaria medicine.

Copyright © RBG KEW

Media ID 10645076

Date: 12th February 2015

Copyright Status: Copyrighted Work

Owner URL: http://www.kew.org/

Credit: Copyright RBG Kew

Filename: p041 - 006838LA20120727-019 Cinchona.jpg

Image Size: 4058 x 3011 Pixels

Filesize is 2.79MB

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