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Forsythia x intermedia
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Border Forsythia - Forsythia x intermedia

Border Forsythia - Forsythia x intermedia Forsythia x intermedia is an ornamental deciduous shrub of garden origin. The shrub has an upright habit with arching branches and grows to 3 to 4 metres high. The opposite leaves turn yellowish or occasionally …
Aloe Yucca - habit
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Aloe Yucca - Yucca aloifolia

Aloe Yucca - Yucca aloifolia Family: Asparagaceae Yucca aloifolia is the type species for the genus Yucca. Common names include aloe yucca, dagger plant, and Spanish bayonet. It grows in sandy soils, especially on sand dunes along the coast. Yucca aloifolia …
Peanut
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Peanut - Arachis hypogaea

Peanut - Arachis hypogaea Synonyms: Arachis hypogea Other names: Groundnut Family: Fabaceae - Legumes The peanut, also known as the groundnut and the goober and taxonomically classified as Arachis hypogaea, is a legume crop grown mainly for its edible …
Sugar Cane
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Sugar Cane - Saccharum officinarum

Sugar Cane - Saccharum officinarum Other names: Sugarcane Family: Poaceae Sugarcane, or sugar cane, are several species of tall perennial true grasses of the genus Saccharum, tribe Andropogoneae, native to the warm temperate to tropical regions of South …
Cassava - variegata
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Cassava - Manihot esculenta

Cassava - Manihot esculenta Synonyms: Janipha manihot, Jatropha manihot, Manihot aipi, Manihot dulcis, Manihot esculentus, Manihot manihot, Manihot melanobasis Family: Euphorbiaceae Manihot esculenta (commonly called cassava, yuca, manioc, mandioca and …
Cajanus cajan
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Pigeon pea - Cajanus cajan

The pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan) is a perennial legume from the family Fabaceae. Since its domestication in India at least 3,500 years ago, its seeds have become a common food grain in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. It is consumed on a large scale mainly …
Cornus alba
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White Dogwood - Cornus alba

White Dogwood - Cornus alba Synonyms: Swida alba, Thelycrania alba, Cornus tatarica, Cornus purpurea Other names: [sbTatarian Dogwood Family: Cornaceae Cornus alba (red-barked, white or Siberian dogwood) is a species of flowering plant in the family Cornaceae, …
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana
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Lawson Cypress - Chamaecyparis lawsoniana

Lawson Cypress - Chamaecyparis lawsoniana Synonyms: Cupressus lawsoniana Other names: Lawson Cedar, Oregon Cedar, Port Orford Cedar Chamaecyparis lawsoniana, known as Port Orford cedar or Lawson cypress, is a species of conifer in the genus Chamaecyparis, …
Helleborus orientalis
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Lenten-rose - Helleborus orientalis

Lenten-rose - Helleborus orientalis Family: Ranunculaceae Helleborus orientalis, known as the lenten rose, is a perennial flowering plant in the buttercup family, Ranunculaceae, native to Greece and Turkey. It was described by Jean-Baptiste Lamarck in …
Iris unguicularis
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Algerian Iris - Iris unguicularis

Algerian Iris - Iris unguicularis Synonyms: Iris stylosa Other names: Winter-flowering Iris Family: Iridaceae Iris unguicularis (also commonly known as the Algerian iris) is a rhizomatous flowering plant in the genus Iris, native to Greece, Turkey, Western …
Helleborus niger
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Black Hellebore - Helleborus niger

Black Hellebore - Helleborus niger Other names: Christmas Rose Family: Ranunculaceae Helleborus niger is an evergreen plant with dark leathery pedate leaves carried on stems 9–12 in (23–30 cm) tall. The large flat flowers, borne on short stems from …
Medinilla speciosa
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Showy Asian Grapes - Medinilla speciosa

Showy Asian Grapes - Medinilla speciosa Medinilla speciosa, common name Showy Asian Grapes, is a perennial epiphytic plant in the genus Medinilla, belomging to the Melastomataceae family. Medinilla speciosa reaches on average a height of 45–60 centimetres …
Cucurbita pepo
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Marrow - Cucurbita pepo

Marrow - Cucurbita pepo Other Names: Acorn Squash, Bush Squash, Delicata Squash, Field Pumpkin, Gem Squash, Spaghetti Squash, Yellow Crookneck Squash, Yellow Summer Squash, Zucchini Family: Cucurbitaceae Cucurbita pepo Cucurbita pepo Cucurbita pepo Cucurbita …
Lunaria annua
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Annual Honesty - Lunaria annua

Annual Honesty - Lunaria annua Family: Brassicaceae - crucifers Lunaria annua, called honesty or annual honesty in English, is a species of flowering plant native to the Balkans and south west Asia, and naturalized throughout the temperate world. It is …
Daphne mezereum
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Mezereon - Daphne mezereum

Mezereon - Daphne mezereum Family: Thymelaeaceae Other names: February Daphne, Paradise Plant, Spurge Olive Daphne mezereum, commonly known as February daphne, mezereon, mezereum, spurge laurel or spurge olive, is a species of Daphne in the flowering …
Lonicera periclymenum
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European Honeysuckle - Lonicera periclymenum

European Honeysuckle - Lonicera periclymenum Family: Caprifoliaceae Lonicera periclymenum, common names honeysuckle, common honeysuckle, European honeysuckle or woodbine, is a species of flowering plant in the family Caprifoliaceae native to much of Europe. …
Sambucus racemosa
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Red-berried Elder - Sambucus racemosa

Red-berried Elder - Sambucus racemosa Synonyms: Sambucus racemosa var. laciniata Other names: European Red Elder, Red Elderberry Sambucus racemosa is a species of elderberry known by the common names red elderberry and Red-berried Elder. Sambucus racemosa …
Paphiopedilum
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Venus slipper - Paphiopedilum

Venus slipper - Paphiopedilum Synonyms: incl. Cordula, Menephora Other names: Slippers, Slipper Family: Orchidaceae - orchids Paphiopedilum, often called the Venus slipper, is a genus of the Lady slipper orchid subfamily Cypripedioideae of the flowering …
Platycerium
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Platycerium - Platycerium

Platycerium Synonyms: Alcicornium, Neuroplatyceros Family: Polypodiaceae Platycerium is a genus of about 18 fern species in the polypod family, Polypodiaceae. Ferns in this genus are widely known as staghorn or elkhorn ferns due to their uniquely shaped …
Aloe marlothii
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Mountain Aloe - Aloe marlothii

Mountain Aloe - Aloe marlothii Family: Xanthorrhoeaceae Aloe marlothii (also known as the mountain aloe or the flat-flowered aloe) is a large, single-stemmed Southern African aloe of rocky places and open flat country, occasionally growing up to 6m tall. …
Echinocereus polyacanthus
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Mojave Mound Cactus - Echinocereus polyacanthus

Mojave Mound Cactus - Echinocereus polyacanthus Synonyms: Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. polyacanthus Family: Cactaceae Echinocereus polyacanthus Echinocereus polyacanthus Echinocereus polyacanthus …
Agave americana
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Centuryplant - Agave americana

Centuryplant - Agave americana Other names: American Aloe, American Century Plant, Century Plant Synonyms: Agave altissima, Agave americana f. picta, Agave americana f. virginica, Agave americana var. marginata, Agave americana var. mediopicta, Agave …
Asimina triloba
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Papaw - Asimina triloba

Papaw - Asimina triloba Other names: Common Pawpaw, Indiana Banana, Pawpaw, American Custard Apple Family: Annonaceae Asimina triloba, the papaw, pawpaw, paw paw, paw-paw, or common pawpaw, is a species of Asimina (the pawpaw genus) in the same plant …
Duchesnea indica
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Mock strawberry - Duchesnea indica

Mock strawberry - Duchesnea indica Synonyms: Fragaria indica, Potentilla indica, Other names: India Mockstrawberry, Indian Mock-strawberry, Wild Strawberry, Yellow-flowered Strawberry Family: Rosaceae Duchesnea indica (sometimes called Potentilla indica), …
Quercus velutina
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Black Oak - Quercus velutina

Black Oak - Quercus velutina Family: Fagaceae Synonyms: Quercus velutina var. missouriensis Quercus velutina, the eastern black oak or more commonly known as simply black oak, is a species in the red oak (Quercus sect. Lobatae) group of oaks. It is widespread …
Prunus serrulata
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Japanese Cherry - Prunus serrulata

Japanese Cherry - Prunus serrulata Synonyms: Cerasus serrulata, Padus serrulata Other names: Japanese Flowering Cherry Prunus serrulata or Japanese cherry; also called hill cherry, oriental cherry or East Asian cherry, is a species of cherry native to …
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Rowan - Sorbus aucuparia

Rowan - Sorbus aucuparia Family: Rosaceae Other names: European Mountain Ash, European Mountainash Synonyms: Aucuparia sylvestris, Mespilus aucuparia, Pyrenia aucuparia, Pyrus aucuparia, Pyrus aucuparia subsp. aucuparia, Pyrus aucuparia var. typica, Pyrus …
Liquidambar styraciflua
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American sweetgum - Liquidambar styraciflua

Liquidambar styraciflua, commonly called American sweetgum, sweetgum, sweet gum, sweet-gum (sweet gum in the UK), hazel pine, American-storax, bilsted, red-gum, satin-walnut, star-leaved gum, or alligator-wood is a deciduous tree in the genus Liquidambar …
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Protea eximia - Protea eximia

Protea - Protea eximia Synonyms: Protea latifolia Protea eximia, the broad-leaved sugarbush is a shrub that may become a small tree, which occurs in mountain fynbos on mainly acidic sandy soils; the species was very well known under its old name of Protea …
Parthenocissus quinquefolia
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Virginia creeper - Parthenocissus quinquefolia

Virginia creeper - Parthenocissus quinquefolia Parthenocissus quinquefolia, known as Virginia creeper, Victoria creeper, five-leaved ivy, or five-finger, is a species of flowering plant in the grape family, Vitaceae. It is native to eastern and central …
Chamaedaphne calyculata
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Leatherleaf - Chamaedaphne calyculata

Leatherleaf - Chamaedaphne calyculata Synonyms: Cassandra calyculata var. angustifolia, Cassandra calyculata var. latifolia, Chamaedaphne calyculata var. angustifolia, Chamaedaphne calyculata var. latifolia, Chamaedaphne calyculata var. nana Family: Ericaceae …