Christopher Brickell

Christopher Brickell is a renowned horticultural and the former director of the Royal Horticultural Society. He received the Victoria Medal of Merit for contributions to horticulture in 1976, followed by a CBE in 1977. He served as the chair of the International Committee for the Nomenclature of Cultivated Plants and was a past editor of The Plantsman. He has contributed to a number of DK books, including past editions of Plants & Flowers and the A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants. He'll be helped by a team of plant experts who will identify the most recent and best plant varieties.