This is because of the mixture of pollens which fertilize the pistils.
You know perfectly well that those detestable snobs, the Pollens, don't think Fane good enough for Shelagh in spite of his money.
The material from the cells of the hive was composed largely of corn pollen, but contained an admixture of some other pollens.
Recent workers with pollens come near the truth in describing hay fever as an anaphylaxis.
As remarked in the chapter on Pollens, I have succeeded with the milder methods of rosin-weed, faradism and ichthyol.
Within five or ten minutes, there appears a redness and swelling, as with the pollens.