In message Wed, 27 Mar 1996 13:41:54 +0100,
martin adler <kapib01 at commlink.zdv.uni-tuebingen.de> writes:
>>> On Tue, 26 Mar 1996, Chris Monser wrote:
>>>> Does anybody know how I can find out what the Scientific designation
>> (Genus species) for the Irish plant called "Blackthorn" or the
>> English "Whitethorn" (a.k.a. simply "Thorn")?
>>>>> using some of the German names I have in mind, I propose
>> "Blackthorn" is Prunus spinosa and
*** That is correct ***
> "Whitethorn" is Crataegus monogyna and/or Crataegus laevigata
*** Whitethorn does not exist, but Crataegus monogyna is Hawthorn, and
laevigata is Mudland Hawthorn ***
> nobody here from the British Isles?
>> martin adler kapib01 at uni-tuebingen.de>
*** Chris ***