Carl Friedrich von Ledebour
Between 1811 and 1836, he was professor of science in the University of Tartu, Estonia.
His most important works were Flora Altaica, the first Flora of the Altay Mountains, published in 1833, and Flora Rossica, published in four volumes between 1841–1853, the first complete flora of the Russian Empire.
Ledebour was the son of the Swedish military Johann Ledebour and his mother was Anna Maria Hagemann.
- Vascular Plant Flora of Estonia Summary Includes biographical details.