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Unless you are a horticultural historian, you may find helpful the following articles on famous persons:

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author of the first gardening manual in the U.S. British designer including huge glasshouses
one of first to publish plant descriptions in De Materia Medica early Roman writer on natural history and kitchen gardens
famous American landscape architect of early 1900s German physician introduced many lilies from Japan to his nursery in the Netherlands
one of US early horticulturists Swedish whose name given to annual Black-eyed Susan vine
French landscape designer of Versailles wandering Jew named after these British collectors
prolific British author of 1800s with Encyclopedia of Gardening famous French nursery family of 18th century onwards
Scottish horticulturist ran Chelsea Physic Garden for about 50 years British woman b.1858 with name on many cultivars
British plant collector in the U.S. in early 1800s  


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