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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 …
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 …
Balloon plant - seeds and pappus
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Balloon plant - Asclepias physocarpa

Balloon plant - Asclepias physocarpa Family: Apocynaceae Other names: Balloon Cotton Bush, Balloonplant, Cotton Bush, Narrow-leaved Cotton Bush Gomphocarpus physocarpus, commonly known as balloonplant, balloon cotton-bush, bishops balls, nailhead, or …
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 …
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, …
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 …
Climbing ylang-ylang - leaves, flowers, fruit
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Climbing ylang-ylang - Artabotrys hexapetalus

Climbing ylang-ylang - Artabotrys hexapetalus Synonyms: Annona hexapetala, Annona uncinata, Artabotrys hamatus, Artabotrys intermedius, Artabotrys odoratissimus, Artabotrys uncata, Artabotrys uncatus, Artabotrys uncinatus, Unona esculenta, Unona hamata, …
Cornus mas
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Cornelian-cherry - Cornus mas

Cornelian-cherry - Cornus mas Other names: Cornelian Cherry Family: Cornaceae Cornus mas (Cornelian cherry, European cornel or Cornelian cherry dogwood) is a species of flowering plant in the dogwood family Cornaceae, native to southern Europe (from France …
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. …
Greensword - leaves
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Greensword - Argyroxiphium grayanum

Greensword - Argyroxiphium grayanum Synonyms: Wilkesia grayana Other names: Hana Forest Silversword Family: Asteraceae Argyroxiphium grayanum, commonly known as the greensword, is a species of flowering plant in the sunflower family, Asteraceae, and a …
Hens Eyes
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Hens Eyes - Ardisia crenata

Hens Eyes - Ardisia crenata Synonyms: Ardisia bicolor, Ardisia crenata var. bicolor, Ardisia crispa var. taquetii, Ardisia konishii, Ardisia kusukusensis, Ardisia labordei, Ardisia lentiginosa, Ardisia linangensis, Ardisia miaoliensis, Bladhia crenata, …
Marlberry - habit
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Marlberry - Ardisia escallonioides

Marlberry - Ardisia escallonioides Other names: Marlberry, dogberry Synonyms: Ardisia pickeringia, Bladhia paniculata, Cyrilla paniculata, Icacorea paniculata, Pickeringia paniculata, Tinus escallonioides, Tinus pickeringia Family: Primulaceae Ardisia …
Maui Wormwood var diffusa - leaves
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Maui Wormwood - Artemisia mauiensis

Maui Wormwood - Artemisia mauiensis Synonyms: Artemisia australis var. mauiensis Hawaiian Names: Ahinahina, Hinahina Family: Asteraceae [(URL)] …
Mexican poppy - leaves
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Mexican poppy - Argemone mexicana

Mexican poppy - Argemone mexicana Synonyms: Argemone leiocarpa, Other names: Mexican Prickly Poppy, Mexican Prickly-poppy, Mexican Pricklypoppy Family: Papaveraceae Argemone mexicana (Mexican poppy, Mexican prickly poppy, flowering thistle, cardo or cardosanto) …
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 …
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), …
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 …
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. …
Hibiscus syriacus
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Rose of Sharon - Hibiscus syriacus

Hibiscus syriacus is a species of flowering plant in the family Malvaceae, native to much of Asia (though not, as Linnaeus thought, Syria, in spite of the name he gave it). Common names include rose of Sharon (especially in North America), Syrian ketmia …
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 …
Thymeleaf sandwort - flowering habit
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Thymeleaf sandwort - Arenaria serpyllifolia

Thymeleaf sandwort - Arenaria serpyllifolia Other names: Sandweed, Slender Sandwort, Thyme-leaved Sandwor Family: Caryophyllaceae Arenaria serpyllifolia or thyme-leaved sandwort is a plant in the family Caryophyllaceae. [Wikipedia] …
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 …
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, …