Furbish, Catherine, 1834-1931

  • Known For: Botanist
  • Maine Connection: Maine amateur botanist; discovered a new species of lousewort; painted beautiful examples of the plant species she found all over Maine.


Selected Books

  • Kate Furbish, Botanist : An Appreciation By Louise Helen Coburn (1924)
  • Kate Furbish And The Flora Of Maine By Ada Graham And Frank Graham, Jr (1995)
  • The plants and flowers of Maine : Kate Furbish's watercolors by Kate Furbish (2016)

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