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Arctotis
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Arctotis - Arctotis

Arctotis - Arctotis sp. Synonyms: Venidium Other names: venidium Family: Asteraceae Wikipedia: Arctotis is a genus of annual and perennial plants in the family Asteraceae. Arctotis is native to dry stony slopes in southern Africa. Some of the plants are …
Bloodflower - flowers and leaves
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Bloodflower - Asclepias curassavica

Bloodflower - Asclepias curassavica Other names: Bastard Ipecacuana, Bloodflower Milkweed, Cotton Bush, False Ipecac, Madagascar Cotton Bush, Milkweed, Milky Cotton Bush, Red Cotton, Red Head, Red Head Cotton Bush, Red-headed Cottonbush, Scarlet Milkweed, …
Crabs Eye
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Crab's Eye - Abrus precatorius

Crabs Eye - Abrus precatorius Abrus precatorius, known commonly as jequirity, Crabs eye, or crabs eye creeper, cocks eyes, rosary pea, paternoster pea, love pea, precatory pea or bean, prayer bead, John Crow Bead, coral bead, red-bead vine, country licorice, …
Elephant Creeper - leaves
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Elephant Creeper - Argyreia nervosa

Elephant Creeper - Argyreia nervosa Synonyms: Argyreia speciosa, Convolvulus nervosus, Convolvulus speciosus, Lettsomia nervosa, Rivea nervosa Other names: Silver morning glory, Baby Wood rose, Ghana Strain, Hawaiian Baby Woodrose, Snake Vine, Viable, …
False Oat
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False Oat-grass - Arrhenatherum elatius

False Oat-grass - Arrhenatherum elatius Synonyms: Avena elatius Other names: Bulbous Oatgrass, False Oats, False Oatgrass, Onion Couch, Onion Twitch, Onion-rooted Twitch, Tall Oat-grass, Tall Oatgrass Family: Poaceae Arrhenatherum elatius, with the common …
French Tarragon - habit
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French tarragon - Artemisia dracunculus

French tarragon - Artemisia dracunculus Family: Asteraceae French tarragon is the variety generally considered best for the kitchen, but is never grown from seed as the flowers are sterile; instead it is propagated by root division. It is normally purchased …
Giant Reed - variegated leaves
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Giant Reed - Arundo donax

Giant Reed - Arundo donax Synonyms: Arundo donax var. versicolor, Arundo versicolor Family: Poaceae Arundo donax, giant cane, is a tall perennial cane growing in damp soils, either fresh or moderately saline. It is one of the several species of the so-called …
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 …
Paris daisy - Cobbity daisy summer melody flowers and leaves
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Paris daisy - Argyranthemum frutescens

Paris daisy - Argyranthemum frutescens Synonyms: Chrysanthemum frutescens Other names: Marguerite, Marguerite daisy Family: Asteraceae Argyranthemum frutescens, known as Paris daisy, marguerite or marguerite daisy, is a perennial plant known for its flowers. …
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 …
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 …
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 …