Common names of plants from B & T World Seeds' price-lists
Try to make your search as simple as possible
the search will find all names including the exact string of letters
spaces are replaced by "%" which acts as a wildcard (American%potato-bean)
Perhaps you found "American potato-bean" in a book, another catalogue or among personal communications
B and T World Seeds may be using a different spelling ( there are typos in our database - please tell Matthew if you find any )
Try a more simple search. If you are looking for Purple Jimsonweed Datura
try just Purple weed,
for a broad search, or Purple Jimson
for a narrow search.
Common name search also allows for searches with just bits of the name: Pur Jim Useful if you only have part of the name. Spaces are used as wildcards, so missing parts of words will be filled in..
Herbal Medicinal names frequently refer to the part of the plant used and a version of the Latin name, for example "Belladonnae Radix", are the roots of Atropa belladonna ( the botanical name is sometimes written Atropa bella-donna ).
Check google, to see whether "American potato-bean" is the correct common plant name.
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