Dr. Peter K. Nelson
Peter K. Nelson (1914–2007) was a retired professor of botany, who began painting in his late 70s. His work has been published in many scientific and popular journals. He has had solo shows at Brooklyn Botanic Garden and Highstead Arboretum, in Redding, Connecticut, and has been included in numerous group shows. He was a founding fellow of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden Florilegium Society.