Nursery industry magazines to garden centers: Latin names confuse your customers. Use happy, easy, common names.
Garden center to nursery industry magazine: Our customers are smarter than you think, and besides, Latin names are cool.
The Garden Latin Club meets here: the golden gecko garden blog: Latin Names
And oh, by the way–a darned useful book to have is Gardener’s Latin by Bill Neal.
And…based on another very useful comment…the Fine Gardening Latin pronounciation guide.Posted by Garden Rant on June 29, 2006 at 7:02 am, in the category Ministry of Controversy.