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. Awarded emeritus status on his retirement from the University of Georgia.
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.