Crassula is a genus of succulent plants, which includes the popular jade plant. In this blog post I examine the meaning of some of the species' Latin names.
Echeveria is a large genus that comes from the Crassulaceae family. In this blog post I examine the meaning of Latin names of different Echeveria.
An introduction to botanical nomenclature, the binomial system and plant classification; and a look at why we still use Latin.
A simple guide to gardening jargon and an explanation of the terminology used to describe plant lifespans & hardiness ratings.