EDITORIAL
Latin names: Gravitas ad infinitum
- Would a”Rosa rubiginosa” by another name smell as sweet? We may have a chance to find out; since Jan. 1, newly discovered plant species no longer need to be fully described in Latin to be considered valid, as they have been for centuries.

EDITORIAL

Latin names: Gravitas ad infinitum

- Would a”Rosa rubiginosa” by another name smell as sweet? We may have a chance to find out; since Jan. 1, newly discovered plant species no longer need to be fully described in Latin to be considered valid, as they have been for centuries.