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William Bull (1828-1902) was an English botanist, nurseryman and plant collector. He was born in Winchester and in 1861 purchased the nursery of John Weeks and Company in King's Road, Chelsea. He introduced into cultivation, plants from other countries, including orchids from Colombia and Liberia.[1][2]

William Bull
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Born1828
Died1 June, 1902
NationalityBritish
CitizenshipBritish
Scientific career
FieldsBotany, Horticulture

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  1. ^ "Bull, William (1828-1902)". Jstor Global Plants. Retrieved 24 January 2019. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  2. ^ "Obituary - William Bull". The Gardeners' Chronicle. 31 (Series 3): 381. Retrieved 24 January 2019.
  3. ^ IPNI.  W.Bull.