The Garden Guide

Book: Gardening Science - the Vegetable Kingdom
Chapter: Chapter 1: Plant Nomenclature

The nomenclature of plants

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984. The nomenclature of plants includes the names of their different parts, and the names of the classes, orders, tribes, genera, species, varieties, and sub-varieties, under which they are arranged. Our authorities for this chapter are, chiefly, De Candolle, and Lindley.