George Taylor (botanist)

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Sir George Taylor, FRS[1] FRSE FLS (15 February 1904, in Edinburgh – 13 November 1993, in Dunbar) was a Scottish botanist.

He graduated from Cambridge University with a BSc in Biology in 1928 and was Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew from 1956 to 1971. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1968.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ a b Cullen, J. (1995). "Sir George Taylor. 15 February 1904-12 November 1993". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 41: 458–469. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1995.0027. 
  2. ^ "Obituary: Sir George Taylor". The Independent. 16 November 1993. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  3. ^ ‘TAYLOR, Sir George’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, 1920–2008; online edn, Oxford University Press, December 2007, accessed 19 May 2011
  4. ^ IPNI.  G.Taylor.