Photo by Melody

Botanary: Hieracium

Meaning: From the ancient Greek hierax, a hawk, referring to the belief that hawks fed on the plant to strengthen their eyesight
Pronunciation: hi-er-uh-KEE-um
Alternative Pronunciation: hi-er-AS-ee-um


« Return to the Botanary homepage


We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America