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John Denny

b. c. 1819 d. 1881

Physician and horticulturist. Medical officer at the Stoke Newington Dispensary. Founder member and treasurer of the Pelargonium Society. Raised zonal pelargoniums.


R. Desmond 1994.


Desmond, Ray. 1994. Dictionary of British and Irish botanists and horticulturists including plant collectors, flower painters and garden designers. New edition, revised with the assistance of Christine Ellwood. London: Taylor & Francis and the Natural History Museum. Bristol, Pa.: Taylor & Francis.