Thank you to everyone who entered the giveaway by commenting with their favorite botanical term, so many great words! You are a creative bunch, although it appears some of you couldn't resist the adolescent humor...you know who you are! Here are your "entries"...
look at the peduncles on that kolkwitzia amabilis
anything with virginiana in the name
Dog Vomit Slime Mold/Fuligo Septica
The husband just got home from work and acted as the impartial name drawer...(insert drum roll here)…the winter is: Congratulations Ryan!