Many people are confused about the “correct” way to pronounce botanical names. Often people are insecure about this, and worry that they will “look stupid” if they get the name wrong.
If you learn by hearing, the following sites are for you!
Here are links to two great sites that will let you hear the pronunciation of almost any plants’ botanical name.
Pronunciations from Fine Gardening site
(at finegardening.com, click the ► button to hear name)