Professor David Ingram OBE, VMH, ScD, Hon DUniv, FIHort, FSB, FRSE

Honorary Professor

Research Overview

Interpretation of plant forms/images in Renaissance and 19th/20th century fine/decorative arts. [With: Bowes Museum; National Gallery; Lakeland Arts Trust; Ruskin Library; Ruskin Foundation.]

Plant diseases in natural ecosystems: consequences for conservation. [With Nigel Paul, Lancaster University]

Sociology:public policy concerning plant biotechnology and invasive alien plant pathogens. [With the ESRC Genomics Forum and Science Technology and Innovation Studies, Edinburgh University.]

Horticultural science education. [With Glyndwr University.]

External Links: Hon Professorial Fellow, STIS, Edinburgh; Advisory Board, ESRC Genomics Forum, Edinburgh; Visiting Professor, Glyndwr University: Hon Fellow, St Catharine's & Downing Colleges, Cambridge, Worcester College, Oxford and Myerscough College, Preston.

The gardens at Brantwood: evolution of Jon Ruskin's Lakeland paradise
Ingram, D. 05/2014 London : Pallas Athene Arts. 112 p. ISBN: 9781843680994.

Books in brief Agricultural policies for poverty reduction by J. Brooks; Shifting cultivation and secondary succession in the Tropics by A. O. Oweto; Annual review of phytopathology vol 50 by Van Alfen et al; Harvesting the sun by A. Aitken; Vegetables by E. Bloch-Dano.
Ingram, D. 06/2013 In: Food Security. 5, 3, 3 p.
Book/Film/Article review

The call of the wild-wild flowers in gardens and art: the Broadway connection
Ingram, D., Bisgrove, R., Willsdon, C. 2013 In: Ruskin Review and Bulletin. 9, p. 42-51. 10 p.
Journal article

Annual review of phytopathology vol 49, ed by Van alien et al
Ingram, D. 06/2012 In: Food Security. 4, 2, 2 p.
Book/Film/Article review

Emile Gallé’s verre d’eau at the Bowes Museum: a detailed study of the motifs
Coutts, H., Ingram, D. 2012 In: The Decorative Arts Society Journal. 36, p. 82-87. 6 p.
Journal article

Victoria Crowe: plant memory in a wider landscape
Ingram, D. 2012 In: The Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. 42, 4, p. 378-379. 2 p.
Journal article

Books and booklets in brief - One hand on the bench by Andrews and Williams; DURAS project by Oliveros et al; A green revolution from below by Richards; Seeds and synergies by Yiching and Vernoy; Scottish aquaculture - a sustainable future by Hardy et al
Ingram, D. 12/2011 Food Security 2 p.
Book/Film/Article review

Plant pathology in the 21st century (three volumes) by M. Lodovica et al
Ingram, D. 06/2011 Food Security 3 p.
Book/Film/Article review

A Sèvres Vase ‘de Blois’ in the University of London
Ingram, D., Coutts, H. 2011 In: The French Porcelain Society Journal. 4, p. 227-242. 16 p.
Journal article

Painting flowers: Fantin-Latour and the impressionists
Ingram, D., House, E. 2011 Barnard Castle : The Bowes Museum. 48 p. ISBN: 978-0-9548182-5-8.

Painting flowers: Henri Fantin-Latour and the impressionists
House, E., Ingram, D. 2011

Ruskin's flora: the botanical drawings of John Ruskin
Ingram, D., Wildman, S. 2011

Ruskin’s flora: the botanical drawings of John Ruskin
Ingram, D., Wildman, S. 2011 Lancaster : Ruskin library and Research Centre, Lancaster University. 58 p. ISBN: 9781862202894.

The Flora of Blackwell: a guide to the internal decoration of Blackwell, the Arts and Crafts house, Bowness on Windermere
Ingram, D. 2011 Bowness on Windermere : The Lakeland Arts Trust. 20 p. ISBN: 978-1906043-10-0.

Hybrid by N. Kingsbury
Ingram, D. 2010 The Garden, Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society 1 p.
Book/Film/Article review

Review of the Biological Collections of Lancaster University
Ingram, D. 2010
Working paper

Seeds, sex and civilisation by Peter Thompson
Ingram, D. 2010 The Garden, Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society 1 p.
Book/Film/Article review

The politics of plants
Frow, E., Ingram, D., Powell, W., Steer, D., Vogel, J., Yearley, S. 02/2009 In: Food Security. 1, 1, p. 17-23. 7 p.
Journal article

Emile Galle and the origins of Art Nouveau (2008)
Coutts, H., Ingram, D. 2008

Fruit-edible, inedible, incredible by W. Stuppy and R. Kessler
Ingram, D. 2008 The Garden, Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society
Book/Film/Article review

Non-native diseases and the future of UK gardens
Ingram, D., Prior, C. 2008 The Royal Horticultural Society.
Commissioned report

Science and the garden: the scientific basis of horticultural practice
Ingram, D., Vince-Prue, D., Gregory, P. 2008 2nd ed. Oxford : Blackwell. 350 p. ISBN: 978-1-4051-6063-6.

Book Review: The triumph of the fungi by N.P. Money
Ingram, D. 2007 The Garden, Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society 1 p.
Book/Film/Article review

Victoria Crowe: plant memory
Ingram, D. 2007 Edinburgh : Royal Scottish Academy . 48 p. ISBN: 978-0-905783-11-6.