Robert Allen Rolfe
Robert Allen Rolfe (1855, Basford, Nottinghamshire – 1921, Richmond, Surrey) was an English botanist specialising in the study of orchids. He was the first curator of the orchid herbarium at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, founded the magazine The Orchid Review, and published many papers on hybrids of different species of orchids.
Rolfe was buried in Richmond Cemetery.
- Meller, Hugh; Parsons, Brian (2011). London Cemeteries: An Illustrated Guide and Gazetteer (fifth ed.). Stroud, Gloucestershire: The History Press. pp. 290–294. ISBN 9780752461830.
- IPNI. Rolfe.