Famous Botanists from Italy

List of notable or famous botanists from Italy, with bios and photos, including the top botanists born in Italy and even some popular botanists who immigrated to Italy. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Italian botanists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These botanists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known botanist from Italy is included when available.

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different people, including Leonardo da Vinci and Stefano Delle Chiaje.

This historic botanists from Italy list can help answer the questions "Who are some Italian botanists of note?" and "Who are the most famous botanists from Italy?" These prominent botanists of Italy may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Italian botanists.

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  • Andrea Cesalpino
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    • Age: Dec. at 83 (1519-1603)
    • Birthplace: Arezzo, Italy
    • Age: Dec. at 54 (1500-1555)
    • Birthplace: Ferrara, Italy
  • Carlo Allioni
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    • Age: Dec. at 75 (1728-1804)
    • Birthplace: Turin, Italy
  • Giacomo Bresadola
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    • Age: Dec. at 82 (1847-1929)