Re: Aroids in foreign languages
This is an interesting topic and I certainly hope that others will reply...
I once heard Jose Abalo, a noted Heliconia authority from Venezuela say
that "It is difficult for a Spanish speaking person to pronounce Latin in
English." From this point of view, I have no doubt that there are several
unusual nams that have come up...
>as I seen, the people which communicate on the Aroid L are from all over
>So I want them asking if they can tell me how Aoids called and spelled
>in their own language. For example in Germany they where called
>I need the names for a Flash movie, which will be inserted in my
Dewey E. Fisk, Plant Nut
THE PHILODENDRON PHREAQUE
Your Source for Tropical Araceae