in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Botany. 690 words.
Dalzell, Nicol Alexander (1817–1877), botanist, was born at Edinburgh on 21 April 1817, the son of Alexander Dalzell, a clerk in the exchequer office, and his wife, Marion, née Hall. He was...