List of plants by common name

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This is a list of plants organized by their common names. However, the common names of plants often vary from region to region, which is why most plant encyclopedias refer to plants using their scientific names, in other words using binomials or "Latin" names.

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Angel trumpet (Brugmansia suaveolens)
  1. AlderAlnus
    1. Black alderAlnus glutinosa, Ilex verticillata
    2. Common alderAlnus glutinosa
    3. False alderIlex verticillata
    4. Gray alderAlnus incana
    5. Speckled alderAlnus incana
    6. Striped alderIlex verticillata
    7. White alder – Alnus incana, Alnus rhombifolia, Ilex verticillata
  2. AlmondPrunus dulcis
  3. Ambrosia
    1. Tall ambrosiaAmbrosia trifida
  4. Amy rootApocynum cannabinum
  5. Angel trumpetBrugmansia suaveolens
  6. AppleMalus domestica
  7. ApricotPrunus armeniaca
  8. Arfaj – Rhanterium epapposum
  9. Arizona sycamorePlatanus wrighitii
  10. Arrowwood – Cornus florida
    1. Indian arrowwood – Cornus florida
  11. Ash – Fraxinus spp.
    1. Black ash – Acer negundo, Fraxinus nigra
    2. Blue ash – Fraxinus quadrangulata
    3. Cane ash – Fraxinus americana
    4. European ash – Fraxinus excelsior[1]
    5. Green ash – Fraxinus pennsylvanica lanceolata
    6. Maple ash – Acer negundo
    7. Red ash – Fraxinus pennsylvanica lanceolata
    8. River ash – Fraxinus pennsylvanica
    9. Swamp ash – Fraxinus pennsylvanica
    10. White ash – Fraxinus americana
    11. Water ash – Acer negundo, Fraxinus pennsylvanica
  12. Azolla – Azolla
    1. Carolina azolla – Azolla caroliniana

B[edit]

Fruits of four different banana cultivars
  • BambooBambuseae
  • Banana – mainly Musa × paradisica, but also other Musa species and hybrids
  • Baobab – Adansonia
  • Bay – Laurus spp. or Umbellularia spp.
  • Brier

C[edit]

Columbine (Aquilegia vulgaris)
  • Coneflower
  • Cornel

D[edit]

Flowering Dogwood (Cornus florida)
  • Daisy
  • Brown daisy – Rudbeckia hirta
  • Common daisy, daisy – Bellis perennis
  • Gloriosa daisy – Rudbeckia hirta
  • Poorland daisy – Rudbeckia hirta
  • Yellow daisy – Rudbeckia hirta
  • Yellow ox-eye daisy – Rudbeckia hirta

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Easter orchid (Cattleya schroederae)

F[edit]

Fellenwort (Solanum dulcamara)
  • Flax

G[edit]

Golden chain (Laburnum)

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I[edit]

Ivy (Hedera)
  • Indian hemp – various genera

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L[edit]

  • Lilac

M[edit]

Petty morel (Solanum nigrum)

N[edit]

Native fuchsia (Epacris longiflora)

O[edit]

Sweet orange (Citrus × sinensis)
  • Orange –

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R[edit]

Multiflora rose (Rosa multiflora)
  • RosemaryRosmarinus officinalis
  • RyeSecale cereale

S[edit]

Snowdrop (Galanthus)
  • Speedwell

T[edit]

Tobacco plant (Nicotiana glauca)
  • Tansy

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V[edit]

Voodoo lily (Dracunculus vulgaris)
  • Violet – (several genera)

W[edit]

Woolly morning glory (Argyreia nervosa)

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Y[edit]

Yellow coneflower (Echinacea paradoxa)

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See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "White Ash Burns With Fall Splendor". The Spruce. Retrieved 2018-09-24.