Mulford Foster: A Man Of Many Faces

Racine, Diane
March 2013
Journal of the Bromeliad Society;Mar-Jun2013, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p16
Academic Journal
A biography of bromeliad enthusiast Mulford Foster is presented. His life phase began as a reptile collector to naturalist and lecturer later branching out to become an explorer and plant collector. He was born on December 25, 1888 and part of his growing up was spent exploring the woods around his home with his mother who also inspired him to make his own diminutive gardens with all sorts of mosses and wild plants. A memorial service on March 4, 1979 honored him and his philosophy.


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