Find out more about the greatest 18th Century Botanists, including Antoine-Augustin Parmentier, Carl Linnaeus, Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, Joseph Banks and David Brewster.
Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus
23 May 1707, Swedish
Botanist
Joseph BanksJoseph Banks
24 February 1743, British
Botanist

Robert BrownRobert Brown
21 December 1773, British, Scottish
Botanist

Albrecht von HallerAlbrecht von Haller
16 October 1708, Swiss
Anatomist

Jean-Baptiste LamarckJean-Baptiste Lamarck
01 August 1744, French
Botanist, Zoologist, Scientist, Naturalist,

David BrewsterDavid Brewster
11 December 1781, British, Scottish
Botanist, Civil engineer, Physicist, Engineer,
Antoine-Augustin ParmentierAntoine-Augustin Parmentier
12 August 1737, French
Botanist, Pharmacist, Physician, Agronomist,

Philipp Franz von SieboldPhilipp Franz von Siebold
17 February 1796
Botanist, Carcinologist

Jan IngenhouszJan Ingenhousz
08 December 1730, Dutch
Botanist, Physician, Physicist

Peter Simon PallasPeter Simon Pallas
22 September 1741, German
Explorer, Zoologist, Ornithologist, Scientist,
James BruceJames Bruce
14 December 1730, British
Explorer, Archaeologist, Film editor, Botanist

William BartramWilliam Bartram
20 April 1739, American
botanist, ornithologist, writer, zoologist
Georg ForsterGeorg Forster
27 November 1754
Explorer, Anthropologist, Ethnologist,

Adelbert von ChamissoAdelbert von Chamisso
30 January 1781, German, French
Botanist, Poet, Pteridologist, Bryologist, Writer

Manuel de Mier y TeránManuel de Mier y Terán
18 February 1789, Mexican
Botanist