Author Richard Irwin Lynch (1850-1924)
Kew gardener, 1867. Curator of the Botanic Garden, Cambridge, 1879-1919. He wrote List of Fern and Fern Allies in Botanic Garden Cambridge
1897, and Book of the Iris
1904. He received the Victoria Medal of Honour in 1906, and the Veitch Memorial Gold Medal in 1923.
Also see hybridizer and botanical author Richard Lynch
Lynch, R. I., (1904), The Book of the Iris London and New York. I. assyriaca, Iris corygei.
Lynch, R. I., (1904), The Gardeners’ Chronicle, vol. i, p. 282. Iris sieheana.
Lynch, R. I., (1905), The Garden, vol. lxvii. p. 192. Iris sieheana.
Lynch, R. I., (1917), ‘Regelio-cyclus Irises, in The Garden Feb. 3, 1917 p. 40-41.
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