Bridal Wreath and Crucifer

 It was on this day in 1940 the St. Joseph Gazette reported that Dr. Hugh C. Cutler of St. Louis had discovered two species of plants in Utah: the wild bridal wreath and a crucifer.
He sent the specimens via airmail to Washington University in St. Louis.

This post was featured on
The Daily Gardener podcast:

helping gardeners find their roots,
one story at a time
Dr. Hugh C. Cutler
Dr. Hugh C. Cutler