June 17, 1999
Nom(enclature) de Guerre

Males of the species who take an interest in the study of botany are usually glad to take refuge in the Latin names, especially where wildflowers are concerned: Campanula, not "Fairybells"; Calypso rather than "Ladyslipper"; Antennaria as opposed to "Pussytoes".

However, Zigadenus just doesn't carry the same punch as "Death Camas", does it?

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