Tag: binomial nomenclature

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Common Name Confusion

I predominately use the scientific names for plants. Why? It’s not to sound smart (although it does help). I use them because for one,ย they are the plants’ names, and two, to avoid confusion. Common names are thrown around so loosey goosey and are often used to describe totally different plants.ย Relying on common names alone is tricky and will lead to one person talking about … Read More Common Name Confusion