Voronof's snowdrop

Rodger Whitlock totototo@telus.net
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:06:21 PDT
On 2 Sep 2014, at 10:35, Jim McKenney wrote:

>  when the Russian name was transliterated, it was transliterated
> into German, not into English. 

Just as in the case of Iris winogradowii, properly pronounced "veen-oh-gra-dov-

Our local rock gardening club used to be infested by a lady who can only be 
described as a "name-dropping snob" and it gave me great pleasure to correct 
her pronunciation of the name of this beautiful iris.

Rodger Whitlock
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Z. 7-8, cool Mediterranean climate

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