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Robert Sweet (botanist)

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Robert Sweet (1783–20 January 1835) was an English botanist, horticulturist and ornithologist. [1]

32 relations: Abutilon grandifolium, Abutilon indicum, Agonis flexuosa, Aimé Bonpland, Augustin Pyramus de Candolle, Babiana angustifolia, Banksia dryandroides, Carl Linnaeus, Carl Ludwig Willdenow, Chelsea, London, Cockington, Coreopsis grandiflora, CSIRO, Cyanotis axillaris, Devon, England, George Bentham, Hakea ferruginea, Hovea chorizemifolia, Hugh Algernon Weddell, Ipomoea cairica, Johann Heinrich Friedrich Link, Lablab, Linnean Society of London, Melaleuca glauca, Melbourne, Moraea flaccida, Penaeaceae, Robert Brown (botanist, born 1773), Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Torquay, Wahlenbergia stricta.

Abutilon grandifolium

Abutilon grandifolium, or hairy Indian mallow, is a large shrub that is up to high with broad, leave blades.

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Abutilon indicum

Abutilon indicum (Indian abutilon, Indian mallow) is a small shrub in the Malvaceae family, native to tropic and subtropical regions and sometimes cultivated as an ornamental.Found in Tamil Nadu.

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Agonis flexuosa

Agonis flexuosa is a species of tree that grows in the south west of Western Australia.

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Aimé Bonpland

Aimé Jacques Alexandre Bonpland (August 1773 – May 1858) was a French explorer and botanist who traveled with Alexander von Humboldt in Latin America from 1799 to 1804.

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Augustin Pyramus de Candolle

Augustin Pyramus de Candolle also spelled Augustin Pyrame de Candolle (4 February 17789 September 1841) was a Swiss botanist.

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Babiana angustifolia

Babiana angustifolia is a plant species in the family Iridaceae.

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Banksia dryandroides

Banksia dryandroides, the Dryandra-leaved Banksia, is a species of small shrub in the plant genus Banksia.

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Carl Linnaeus

Carl Linnaeus (23 May 1707 – 10 January 1778), also known after his ennoblement as Carl von LinnéBlunt (2004), p. 171.

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Carl Ludwig Willdenow

Carl Ludwig Willdenow (22 August 1765 – 10 July 1812) was a German botanist, pharmacist, and plant taxonomist.

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Chelsea, London

Chelsea is an affluent area of South West London, bounded to the south by the River Thames.

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Cockington is a village in Torquay in the English county of Devon.

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Coreopsis grandiflora

Coreopsis grandiflora is a North American species of perennial plants in the sunflower family.

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The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) is an independent Australian federal government agency responsible for scientific research.

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Cyanotis axillaris

Cyanotis axillaris is a species of perennial plants in the family Commelinaceae.

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Devon, also known as Devonshire, which was formerly its common and official name, is a county of England, reaching from the Bristol Channel in the north to the English Channel in the south.

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England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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George Bentham

George Bentham (22 September 1800 – 10 September 1884) was an English botanist, described by the weed botanist Duane Isely as "the premier systematic botanist of the nineteenth century".

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Hakea ferruginea

Hakea ferruginea is a shrub of the genus Hakea native to an area a small area in the Wheatbelt and an area along the south coast of the Great Southern and Goldfields-Esperance regions of Western Australia.

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Hovea chorizemifolia

Hovea chorizemifolia, commonly known as the holly-leaved hovea, is a shrub in the family Fabaceae, native to the south-west of Western Australia.

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Hugh Algernon Weddell

Hugh Algernon Weddell (22 June 1819 – 22 July 1877) was a physician and botanist, specialising in South American flora.

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Ipomoea cairica

Ipomoea cairica is a species of morning glory which has many common names, including mile-a-minute vine, Messina creeper, Cairo morning glory, coast morning glory and railroad creeper.

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Johann Heinrich Friedrich Link

Johann Heinrich Friedrich Link (2 February 1767 – 1 January 1851) was a German naturalist and botanist.

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Lablab purpureus is a species of bean in the family Fabaceae.

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Linnean Society of London

The Linnean Society of London is a society dedicated to the study of, and the dissemination of information concerning, natural history, evolution and taxonomy.

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Melaleuca glauca

Melaleuca glauca, commonly known as Albany bottlebrush is a plant in the myrtle family, Myrtaceae and is endemic to the south-west of Western Australia.

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Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

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Moraea flaccida

Moraea flaccida commonly known as the one-leaf Cape tulip, is a bulb native to South Africa, including in Fynbos habitats.

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The Penaeaceae are a family of evergreen, leathery-leaved shrubs and small trees, native to South Africa.

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Robert Brown (botanist, born 1773)

Robert Brown FRSE FRS FLS MWS (21 December 1773 – 10 June 1858) was a Scottish botanist and palaeobotanist who made important contributions to botany largely through his pioneering use of the microscope.

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Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (brand name Kew) is a non-departmental public body in the United Kingdom sponsored by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

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Torquay is a seaside town in Devon, England, part of the unitary authority area of Torbay.

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Wahlenbergia stricta

Wahlenbergia stricta, or Australian Bluebell, Tall or Austral Bluebell, is an Australian wildflower from the Campanulaceae family.

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