Adrian Hardy Haworth

Adrian Hardy Haworth

The Zebra Succulent April 19, 1797 Today is the birthday of the British entomologist and botanist Adrian Hardy Haworth. Adrian was trained to be a lawyer, but once he inherited his family’s estate, he devoted himself to the study of natural sciences. Today, the Haworthia genus described by French botanist, Henri Auguste Duval, honors Adrian.…

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April 19, 2021 Six Amazing Garden Recipes, Adrian Hardy Haworth, Lucy Braun, Jen Calonita, Just Add Water by Cynthia Gaylin Bigony, and National Garlic Day

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Today we celebrate a botanist remembered with the Haworthia (“how-wurth-EE-ah”) genus. We’ll also learn about a botanist who spent 25 years researching the forests of the Eastern United States. We’ll hear about the Greek goddess of spring from author Jen Calonita. We Grow That Garden Library™ with a book about flower arranging. And then we’ll…

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