Dictionary of

Botanical Epithets

Eheu fugaces anni. Horace

The epithets are largely taken from alpine plants and found in the seed lists of the North American Rock Garden Society's seed list, alpine plant nursery catalogs and alpine references.

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For a Byelorussian translation see Martha Ruszkowski at her blog.

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