George London

George London was a nurseryman and gardener, active from about 1681 until his death in 1714.

He was the senior partner of Brompton Park Nurseries, and with his partner at the nurseries, Henry Wise (born 1653, died 1738), worked on many parks and gardens in the formal style during the 17th and 18th centuries.

Sources:

Hadfield, Miles et. al., British Gardeners: A Biographical Dictionary (London: A. Zwemmer, 1980), pp. 188-189.

Harris, John, ‘London, George (d. 1714)’, rev., Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004) <http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/37686> [accessed 17 December 2007]

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