Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria
Born Kilbridemore, Argyllshire, Scotland, 26 Aug 1804; died Mt Noorat, Vic, 15 May 1880.
Pastoralist, politician. Arrived Adelaide, SA, July 1839; bought properties in western Vic. from 1840; at Mt Noorat near Terang from 1869. MLC (politician), Vic, 1859-80.
Sent weed from Kew, Vic, to Mueller June 1873.
Specimen at MEL.
Source: George, A.S. (2009) Australian Botanist's Companion, Four Gables Press, WA. [consult for source references]