Biography of Klas Alstroemer (1736-1796)

Swedish botanist, born in 1736 and died in 1796. He/She toured several towns in Europe, starting with Spain, to collect plants that Linnaeus, sent his master. Including one still not rated, with which the Sage formed the genus Alstromeria. For his merits, he/she was ennobled by King Federico Adolfo.