Rich was born April 23 1950 in Wilmington Delaware USA.
He attended Westminster boarding school in Conneticut then studied at Harvard University.
Rich moved to Australia in 1971 to pursue his passion in nature by growing and selling tropical exotic fruit trees and rare palms, by the mid to late 80's Rich and Rosebud farms business comprised mainly of selling rare palm seedlings and plants.
Rich prided himself in selling the highest quality palm seedlings and plants available to the public.
Rich died exactly 40 years to the day he moved to 'Rosebud Farm' Karanda far north Queensland and will be sadly missed by all,He is a true Palm Legend.
Rich has two sons Nate and Digby.
Edited by Pedro 65, 06 June 2011 - 10:39 PM.