Res Botanica

Originally: Buffalo Museum of Science
1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14214
December 23, 2001
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Here's Puzzle Number Three.

As you doubtless (doubtless) know, botanists need to learn Latin so that they can make a description in Latin when they publish a new species. Here is a sign on a post in the ground:

What does it say?

This puzzle is supposed to teach you about misdirection. Misdirection is a tricky method of making you focus your mind on one thing and making the real problem (and its solution) remain hidden in plain sight.

For answer, click here.