Twentieth Century Impressions of Ceylon

Twentieth Century Impressions of Ceylon

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Product Dimensions: 29x23x5 cm, 868p, Numerous, Illus.In that year Dr. Wallich sent seeds of the then newly discovered Assam tea to the Pera- deniya Gardens, and he followed up ... planters and Bengali coolies, but so little success was achieved that Ceylon planters generally did not take up the cultivation. ... An experienced Ceylon coffee planter, Mr. Arthur Morice, was then sent to report on the Assam Tea Districts, a valuable ... During 1873 and 1874 many plants of both the Assam hybrid and the China variety were distributed from theanbsp;...

Title:Twentieth Century Impressions of Ceylon
Author:Arnold Wright
Publisher:Asian Educational Services - 1907


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