Botanist, professor of botany. Born– Dec. 18, 1933, Roswell, Ga. Education– Auburn University, B.S., 1955, M.S., 1961; University of Georgia, Ph.D., 1964. Taught at South Cobb High School (Ga.), 1958-1959; Auburn University, 1959-1961; University of Southern Mississippi, 1964-1967; University of Georgia, 1967-91; Director, Botanical Garden, University of Georgia, 1981-1991. Recipient of a Callaway Foundation Research Grant. Member; Botanical Society of America; American Society of Plant Taxonomists; International Association of Plant Taxonomists; Sorrey Botanical Club.
American Men and Women of Science, 1982.
Checklist of the Vascular Flora of Clarke County, Georgia. S.l.; s.n., 1980?
Conspectus and Index to Families–Tribe Vernonieae. Chicago; s.n., s.d.
Field Museum of Natural History, 1980. S.l.; s.n., s.d.
Gardening with Native Wild Flowers. Portland, Ore.; Timber Press, 1990.
List of Georgia Plants in the University of Georgia Herbarium. Athens, Ga.; Dept. of Botany, Univ. of Georgia, 1979.
Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of the Southeast, Landscaping Uses and Identifications. Portland, Ore.; Timber Press, 1989.
Plant Systematics. New York; McGraw-Hill, 1979.