Scientific Names

Abelmoschus esculentus - crop
Abelmoschus sagittifolius - ornamental
Acacia auriculiformis - ornamental
Acacia cornigera - ornamental
Acacia mangium - ornamental, forestry
Acalypha chamaedrifolia - ornamental
Acalypha godseffiana - ornamental
Acalypha hispida - ornamental
Acalypha wilkesiana - ornamental
Acanthus montanus - ornamental
Achillea millefolium - herbal medicine
Adansonia digitata - ornamental
Adenium obesum - ornamental
Adenanthera pavonina - ornamental, shade
Agave americana - ornamental, curiosity
Agave angustifolia - ornamental
Agave desmettiana - ornamental
Agave franzosini - ornamental
Agave parryi - ornamental
Agave sisalana - ornamental, handicraft fibre
Agave tequilana - ornamental
Aglaonema species - ornamental
Albizia lebbeck - ornamental
Alcea rosea - ornamental
Aleurites moluccanus - curiosity
Allamanda cathartica - ornamental
Allamanda neriifolia - ornamental
Allamanda violacea - ornamental
Allium fistulosum - culinary herb
Allium tuberosum - culinary herb
Alocasia cucullata - ornamental
Alocasia macrorrhizos - ornamental
Alocasia plumbea - ornamental
Alocasia sanderiana - ornamental
Aloe vera - local herbal remedy
Alpinia galanga - root crop
Alpinia purpurata - ornamental
Alpinia vittata (sanderae) - ornamental
Alpinia zerumbet - ornamental, local herbal remedy
Alsomitra sarcophylla - ornamental
Alternanthera ficoidea (bettzickiana, amoena) - ornamental
Alternanthera brasiliana - ornamental, local herbal remedy
Amaranthus cruentus (paniculatus) - ornamental
Amaranthus dubius - leaf crop (a spinach)
Amaranthus hybridus? - leaf crop (a spinach)

Ambrosia hispida Anacardium occidentale Ananas bracteatus Ananas comosus Angelonia angustifolia Annona muricata Annona reticulata Annona squamosa Anthurium andraeanum Apium graveolens Aptenia species Arachis hypogaea Arachnis species Araucaria cunninghamii Araucaria heterophylla Argyreia nervosa Arecastrum romanzoffianum Aristolochia constricta Aristolochia elegans Aristolochia trilobata Artemisia vulgaris Artocarpus altilis Artocarpus camansi Artocarpus heterophyllus Asclepias physocarpa Ascocenda Asparagus densiflorus Asparagus setaceus Aster species Asystasia gangetica Averrhoa bilimbi Averrhoa carambola Axonopus compressus Ayapana triplinervis Azadirachta indica Bactris gasipaes Bambusa multiplex Bambusa vulgaris Barleria cristata Barleria lupulina Barleria repens Barringtonia asiatica Basella alba Bauhinia acuminata Bauhinia x blakeana Bauhinia galpinii Bauhinia monandra Bauhinia purpurea Bauhinia tomentosa Bauhinia variegata Begonia species Begonia obliqua Belamcanda chinensis Beloperone guttata Beta vulgaris Billbergia pyramidalis Bismarckia nobilis Bixa orellana Bletia purpurea Blighia sapida Bougainvillea × buttiana Brassica juncea Brassica oleracea Brassica rapa Breynia disticha Bromeliaceae Brownea grandiceps Brugmansia × candida Brunfelsia americana Brya species Bryophyllum pinnatum Buddleia davidii Caesalpinia pulcherrima Cajanus cajan Caladium bicolor Caladium humboldtii Calathea allouia Calathea crotalifera Calathea loeseneri Calathea lutea Calathea species Calliandra calothyrsus Calliandra falcata Calliandra haematocephala Calliandra surinamensis Callisia fragrans Callisia repens Callistemon viminalis Calophyllum antillanum Calotropis gigantea Calotropis procera Cananga odorata Canavalia ensiformis Canna indica Canna species Cannabis sativa Capsicum annuum Capsicum chinense Capsicum frutescens Carissa macrocarpa Carica papaya Caryota mitis Cascabela thevetia Cassia fistula Cassia fruticosa Cassia javanica Casuarina equisetifolia Catharanthus roseus Cattleya species Cavanillea philippensis Celosia argentea Cenchrus alopecuroides Cenchrus setaceum Centratherum punctatum Cereus hexagonus Cestrum nocturnum Chaptalia nutans Chlorophytum cosmosum Chorisia speciosa Chrysanthemum Chrysophyllum cainito Chrysalidocarpus lutescens Chrysothemis pulchella Chrysopogon zizanioides Cinnamomum verum Cissus quadrangula Cissus rotundifolia Citrullus lanatus Citrus × aurantiifolia Citrus × aurantium Citrus × limettioides Citrus maxima Citrus medica Citrus × paradisi Citrus reticulata Citrus × sinensis Clerodendrum indicum Clerodendrum paniculatum Clerodendrum quadriloculare Clerodendrum speciosissimum Clerodendrum ugandense Clerodendrum × speciosum Clitoria ternatea Cnidoscolus aconitifolius Coccothrinax barbadensis Cocos nucifera Cochlospermum vitifolium Codiaeum variegatum Coffea arabica Coffea canephora Coffea liberica Cola acuminata Colocasia esculenta Colubrina arborescens Colubrina elliptica Combretum rotundifolium Commelina erecta Congea tomentosa Conocarpus erectus Consolea Cordyline fruticosa Cordia sebestena Coriandrum sativum Corypha umbraculifera Cosmos caudatus Cosmos sulphureus Costus sanguineus Costus speciosus Costus spicatus Costus woodsonii Couroupita guianensis Crescentia cujete Crinum asiaticum Crinum bulbispermum Crinum zeylanicum Crossandra infundibuliformis Cryptostegia madagascariensis Cryptanthus zonatus Ctenanthe species Cucumis anguria Cucumis melo Cucumis sativus Cucurbita moschata Cucurbita pepo Cuphea species Cuphea hyssopifolia Cuphea melvilla Cupressus lusitanica Cupressus sempervivens Curcuma longa Cycas circinalis Cycas revoluta Cymbopogon citratus Cyperus articulatus Cyperus involucratus Cyperus papyrus Cyrtostachys lakka Dalbergia sissoo Datura metel Daucus carota Delonix regia Dendrobium Derris indica Dieffenbachia Dioscorea alata Dioscorea bulbifera Dioscorea cayennensis Dioscorea esculenta Dioscorea trifida Diospyros blancoi Diospyros digyna Dipteryx odorata Doritis pulcherrima Dovyalis hebecarpa Dracaena deremensis Dracaena fragrans Dracaena godseffiana Dracaena marginata Dracaena sanderiana Duranta erecta Dypsis decaryi Dysphania ambrosioides Eichhornia crassipes Elaeis guineensis Enterolobium cyclocarpum Epaltes brasiliensis Epidendrum fulgens Epiphyllum oxypetalum Epipremnum pinnatum Episcia species Eranthemum pulchellum Eriobotrya japonica Eruca sativa Eryngium foetidum Erythrina corallodendron Erythrina fusca Erythrina poeppigiana Erythrina variegata Etlingera elatior Eucalyptus alba Eucalyptus deglupta Eucalyptus robusta Eucharis amazonica Eugenia uniflora Euphorbia cotinifolia Euphorbia cyathophora Euphorbia guentheri Euphorbia lactea Euphorbia leucocephala Euphorbia milii Euphorbia neriifolia Euphorbia pulcherrima Euphorbia tirucalli Euphorbia tithymaloides Euphorbia triangularis Euphorbia trigonata Evolvulus glomeratus Excoecaria bicolor Ficus benjamina Ficus bennendijkii 'alii' Ficus cairica Ficus elastica Ficus lyrata Ficus microcarpa Ficus pumila Ficus religiosa Fittonia albivenis Flacourtia jangomas Foeniculum vulgare Furcraea tuberosa Gaillardia species Galphimia gracilis Gazania species Gerbera jamesonii Gibasis geniculata Gladiolus Gloriosa superba Gloxinia perennis Glycine max Gmelina arborea Gmelina philippensis Gomphrena globosa Graptopetalum paraguayense Graptophyllum pictum Grevillea robusta Guaiacum officinale Gynandropsis speciosa Gynura aurantiaca Gynura bicolor Haemanthus multiflorus Hamelia patens Hedychium flavum Helianthus annuus Heliconia caribaea Heliconia caribaea x bihai Heliconia chartacea Heliconia indica Heliconia latispatha Heliconia psittacorum Heliconia psittacorum x spathocircinata Heliconia rostrata Heliconia stricta Heliconia trichocarpa Heliconia wagneriana Hemigraphis alternata Heptapleurum arboricola Hernandia sonora Heterotis rotundifolia Hevea brasiliensis Hibiscus acetosella Hibiscus mutabilis Hibiscus radiatus Hibiscus rosa-sinensis v. rosa Hibiscus rosa-sinensis v. schiz Hibiscus sabdariffa Hippeastrum puniceum Hippobroma longiflora Holmskioldia sanguinea Holmskioldia tettensis Hosta species Hoya carnosa Huernia schneideriana Hura crepitans Hydnocarpus anthelminthica Hydrangea macrophylla Hylocereus undatus Hymenocallis caribaea Hyophorbe verchaffeltii Hypoestes phyllostachya Impatiens balsamina Impatiens walleriana Ipomoea alba Ipomoea aquatica Ipomoea batatas Ipomoea carnea Ipomoea horsfalliae Ipomoea quamoclit Ipomoea tricolor Iresine herbstii Iresine species Ixora dwarf Ixora chinensis Ixora coccinea Ixora finlaysoniana Ixora javanica Jacaranda mimosifolia Jasminum fluminense Jasminum grandifolium Jasminum humile Jasminum laurifolium Jasminum multiflorum Jatropha curcas Jatropha integerrima Jatropha multifida Jatropha podagrica Justicia betonica Justicia gendarussa Justicia pectoralis Kalanchoe Kalanchoe crenata Lablab purpureus Lactuca species Lagerstroemia indica Lagerstroemia speciosa Lagenaria siceraria Lantana camara Lantana montevidensis Lawsonia inermis Lecythis pisonis Leea coccinea Leucaena leucocephala Licuala grandis Ligustrum sinense Lippia micromera Litchi sinensis Livistona chinensis Livistona rotundifolia Lonicera species Luffa acutangula Majidea zanguebarica Malpighia emarginata Malvaviscus penduliflorus Mammea americana Mammillaria prolifera Mandevilla splendens Mangifera indica Manihot esculenta Manilkara zapota Maranta arundinacea Maranta species Mascagnia macroptera Medinilla magnifica Megaskepasma erythrochlamys Melicoccus bijugatus Mentha species Merremia tuberosa Mimusops commersonii Mirabilis jalapa Momordica cochinchinensis Monstera deliciosa Moringa oleifera Mucuna pruriens Murraya paniculata Musa mannii Musa ornata Musa × paradisiaca Musa velutina Musa zebrina Musella lasiocarpa Mussaenda erythrophylla Mussaenda frondosa Mussaenda philippica Mussaenda x rosea Mussaenda treutleri Myristica fragrans Nasturtium officinale Nelumbo nucifera Neoalsomitra sarcophylla Neomarica caerulea Neomarica longifolia Nerium oleander Neoalsomitra sarcophylla Nicotiana tabacum Nolina recurvata Norantea guianensis Nymphaea caerulea Nymphaea species Nymphoides indica Ocimum basilicum Odontonema cuspidatum Ophiopogon species Oplismenus hirtellus Opuntia brasiliensis Opuntia cochenillifera Opuntia ficus-indica Opuntia microdasys Opuntia polyacantha Opuntia rufida Opuntia tuna Opuntia vulgaris Origanum marjorana Orthosiphon aristatus Oryza sativa Oxalis frutescens Oxalis latifolia Pachira glabra Pachypodium lamerei Pachystachys lutea Pachystachys spicata Pandanus tectorius Pandanus utilis Pandanus veitchii Parkinsonia aculeata Parkia pedunculata Parmentiera edulis Passiflora coccinea Passiflora edulis Passiflora quadrangularis Pelargonium zonale Peltophorum pterocarpum Pennisetum alopecuroides Pennisetum setaceum Pentas lanceolata Peperomia argyreia Peperomia obtusifolia Peperomia species Peperomia scandens Peperomia serpens Pereskia corrugata Persea americana Petroselinum crispum Petunia species Pfaffia iresinoides Phalaenopsis species Phaseolus lunatus Phaseolus vulgaris Philodendron bipinnatifidum Philodendron erubescens Philodendron lacerum Philodendrom sagittifolium Philodendron selloum Philodendron xanadu Phoenix canariensis Phoenix dactylifera Phoenix roebelenii Phryganocydia corymbosa Phyllanthus acidus Pilea species Pilea cadierei Pilea depressa Pilea microphylla Pimenta dioica Pinus caribaea Piper nigrum Pistia stratiotes Pithecellobium dulce Pittosporum tobira Plantago major Platycladus orientalis Plectranthus amboinicus Plectranthus barbatus Plectranthus caninus Plectranthus verticillatus Pleomele angustifolia Pleomele reflexa Plumbago auriculata Plumbago coccinea Plumeria pudica Plumeria rubra Podocarpus species Podranea ricasoliana Pogostemon cablin Polyalthia longifolia Polyscias filicifolia Polyscias fruticosa Polyscias grandifolia Polyscias guilfoylei Polyscias obtusa Polyscias pinnata Polyscias scutellaria Poranopsis paniculata Portulaca grandiflora Portulaca oleracea Portulaca umbraticola Pouteria campechiana Pouteria sapota Pritchardia pacifica Prosopis juliflora Pseuderanthemum carruthersii Pseuderanthemum laxiflorum Pseudogynoxys chenopodioides Psidium guajava Psophocarpus tetragonolobus Ptychosperma macarthurii Punica granatum Quisqualis indica Radermachera sinica Raphanus sativus Ravenala madagascariensis Rhapis excelsa Rhapis humilis Rhipsalis salicornioides Rhododendron simsii Ricinus communis Rondeletia odorata Rosa canina Rosa species Rosmarinus officinalis Roystonea oleracea Roystonea regia Ruellia simplex Russelia equisetiformis Ruttya species Sabal causiarum Sabal mauritiiformis Sabinea carinalis Saccharum officinarum Saintpaulia ionantha Salvia officinalis Salvia splendens Samanea saman Sambucus canadensis Sanchezia parvibracteata Sansevieria cylindrica Sansevieria gracilis Sansevieria hyacinthoides Sansevieria trifasciata Scadoxus multiflorus Scaevola taccada Schefflera actinophylla Schefflera elegantissima Scutellaria longifolia Sechium edule Seemania sylvatica Selenicereus anthonyanus Selenicereus grandiflorus Senna fruticosa Senna multijuga Senna siamea Sesbania grandiflora Sinningia eriantha Solandra longiflora Solanum lycopersicum Solanum melongena Solenostemon scutellarioides Sorghum bicolor Spathodea campanulata Spathiphyllum Spondias dulcis Spondias purpurea Stachytarpheta urticifolia Stapelia nobilis Stephanotis floribunda Strelitzia reginae Strobilanthes dyerianus Strophanthus gratus Strongylodon macrobotrys Swietenia macrophylla Swietenia mahagoni Syagrus amara Symphytum officinale Syngonium podophyllum Syzygium aromaticum Syzygium cumini Syzygium malaccense Syzygium samarangense Tabebuia argentea Tabebuia caraiba Tabebuia chrysantha Tabebuia ochracea Tabebuia rosea Tabebuia serratifolia Tabernaemontana divaricata Tagetes erecta Tagetes species Talinum paniculatum Talinum fruticosum Talipariti elatum Talipariti tiliaceum Tamarix gallica Tamarindus indica Tanacetum vulgare Tecoma stans Tectona grandis Terminalia catappa Theobroma cacao Thespesia populnea Thevetia peruviana Thrinax species Thunbergia erecta Thunbergia grandiflora Thymus vulgaris Tibouchina multiflora Tibouchina urvilleana Tinospora crispa Tithonia diversifolia Tithonia rotundifolia Tradescantia pallida Tradescantia spathacea Tradescantia zebrina Trichosanthes cucumerina Triplaris species Triphasia trifolia Tristellateia australasiae Turnera subulata Turnera ulmifolia Urechites lutea Vanda species Vanda (Papilionanthe) teres Vangueria madagascariensis Vanilla planifolia Veitchia merrillii Verbena Vigna radiata Vigna unguiculata Vitex agnus-castus Vitis tiliifolia Wedelia calycina Wodyetia bifurcata Xanthosoma brasiliense Xanthosoma sagittifolium Xanthosoma violaceum Xiphidium caeruleum Yucca aloifolia Zamia furfuracea Zamioculcas zamiifolia Zamia species Zea mays Zephyranthes candida Zephyranthes citrina Zephyranthes puertoricensis Zephyranthes rosea Zingiber officinale Zingiber spectabile Zingiber zerumbet Zinnia violacea Ziziphus mauritiana Zoysia tenuifolia Zygocactus species

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