Henry A. Gleason
(2 Jan 1882 - 12 Apr 1975)
American botanist who was was active with the New York Botanical Garden for 32 years (1918-1950). As early as age 13, he began his enthusiasm for botany, and within a few years, while still in high school, he made his first contribution to The American Naturalist. In his career, he can be considered on of the first ecologists.
Science Quotes by Henry A. Gleason (1 quote)
Every species of plant is a law unto itself.
— Henry A. Gleason
'The Individualistic Concept of the Plant Association', Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club, 1926, 53, 26.
- - short biography, births, deaths and events on date of Gleason's birth. 2 Jan