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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 - habitat
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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 …
Sorbus aucuparia
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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 …
Protea eximia
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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 …
Sorbus commixta
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Japanese rowan - Sorbus commixta

Japanese rowan - Sorbus commixta Sorbus commixta, the Japanese rowan (七竈 nanakamado?, ナナカマド), is a species of flowering plant in the family Rosaceae, native to Japan, Sakhalin (in the Russian Far East), and the Korean island of Ulleungdo. …
Ananas comosus
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Pina - Ananas comosus

Pina - Ananas comosus variegatus Synonyma: Ananas ananas, Ananas argentata, Ananas aurata, Ananas bracteatus, Ananas bracteatus var. hondurensis, Ananas bracteatus var. paraguayensis, Ananas coccineus, Ananas comosus f. sativus, Ananas comosus var. variegatus, …