Joseph de Jussieu
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|Joseph De Jussieu|
|Born||3 September 1704
|Died||11 April 1779
|Author abbrev. (botany)||J.Juss.|
Joseph de Jussieu (3 September 1704 in Lyon – 11 April 1779 in Paris), was a French botanist and explorer, member of the Jussieu family. He introduced the common garden heliotrope (Heliotropium arborescens) to European gardeners.
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- "Author Query for 'J.Juss.'". International Plant Names Index.
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