Variation in Sell & Murrell’s Flora

With the approval of Cambridge University Press, Gina Murrell and Peter Sell’s son Tim Sell, Peter’s fascinating discussion of variation on pages xxxiv–liii of Volume 1 of Flora of Great Britain and Ireland, with many examples from his unique first-hand experience over many years, is available as a downloadable pdf here.

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Obituaries of, and tributes to, Peter Sell: Katrina Halliday of Cambridge University Press and Lauren Gardiner of the Cambridge University Herbarium organised a celebration of the publication of the final volume of Peter Sell’s and Gina Murrell’s Flora of Great Britain and Ireland on 28 June 2018, at which Gina thanked all those responsible and outlined the history of the project. The text of her address is available to  download here and has also been added to the tributes to Peter delivered at the event to celebrate his life on 18 July 2014, which are available on the Obituaries page of this website: scroll down the list, which is alphabetical by surnames, to read the various tributes to Peter Sell.