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.

A[edit]

Angel trumpet (Brugmansia suaveolens)
  • AlmondPrunus amygdalus
  • Ambrosia

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

E[edit]

Easter orchid (Cattleya schroederae)

F[edit]

Fellenwort (Solanum dulcamara)
  • Flax

G[edit]

Golden chain (Laburnum)

H[edit]

I[edit]

Ivy (Hedera)
  • Indian hemp – various genera

J[edit]

K[edit]

L[edit]

  • Lilac

M[edit]

Petty morel (Solanum nigrum)

N[edit]

Native fuchsia (Epacris longiflora)

O[edit]

Sweet orange (Citrus × sinensis)
  • Orange-[awr-inj,or-]

P[edit]

Q[edit]

R[edit]

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

S[edit]

Snowdrop (Galanthus)
  • Speedwell

T[edit]

Tobacco plant (Nicotiana glauca)
  • Tansy

U[edit]

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)

Z[edit]

See also[edit]

Lists of plants

References[edit]