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For more information about George Forrest, and especially the team that supported him, read Yvette Harvey’s blog; ‘Collecting with Lao Chao [Zhao Chengzhang]: Decolonising the Collecting Trips of George Forrest

William B. Ashworth Jr also has a blog with more details about the Ware Collection of Glass Flowers, and many more pictures.

Many thanks to the following for their permission to use their pictures. Copyright remains with them and their images cannot be distributed to third parties.

  • The Royal Horticultural Society and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh for permission to use the picture of George Forrest’s team.
  • William B. Ashworth Jr for permission to use his photograph of the Princess Flower Glass Specimen.