plant names



A slug by any other name by Nick Turrell

January 21, 2016

Well, here’s controversial. It’s well worn debate, but it seems it won’t go away. Should we adopt (and create) common names for plants to save our blushes over the difficulties of using Latin names? What do you think? I believe you predominantly use common names in America already? I guess you have to invent a lot of […]

Naff names by Katherine Crouch

July 3, 2014

There may be slightly less posting here over the next four months, as I have just signed a contract to write a book. (over 20 thousand copies sold so far..2017.) Forty thousand words before Christmas and we’ve still got coach parties and Sunday openings at the Veddw. Couldn’t resist the flattery of being asked, before […]