The herbarium is curated by Tony Dold (Rhodes University, Department of Botany).

Tony Dold

Tony has a background in forestry but has worked in the herbarium since 1991. Tony is currently undertaking revisionary work on the genus Corpuscularia and is interested in the historical botanical exploration of the Eastern Cape.

Mr Tony Dold
Department of Botany, Rhodes University,


In Memorium

Estelle Brink

Estelle was curator of GRA from 1968 to 1992 and worked in the herbarium as a volunteer every day of the week, rain or shine. Estelle wrote a detailed history of the GRA and the many characters that have walked its halls. The history can be found here: A detailed history of the GRA



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