Koshun botanical garden, Formosa, Japan. Areca catechu. Photo by J.G. Jack, 1905: presented by him Mar. 7, 1936. [Information from label on verso of photo mount.] 15.5 x 10.5 cm. Gelatin silver process on paper.
Koshun botanical garden, Formosa, Japan
[Title from recto of mount.]
Alternate Title: Row of tree trunks
Photograph by John George Jack (1861-1949), United States, Canada
Subject: Areca catechu L. / Palmae / betel palm
Koshun Botanical Garden, Hengchun, Taiwan
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