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Perennial Plant Names 


English Common Names and genera

 
English Genus
   
Acidanthera Acidanthera
Adonis Adonis
African blue lily Agapanthus
Alyssum Alyssum
Amazon lily Eucharis
Angelica Angelica
Anise Hyssop Agastache
Arrowhead Sagittaria
Arum lily Arum
Asia bell Codonopsis
Aster Aster
Autumn crocus Colchicum
Avena grass Avena
Avens Geum
Baby's breath Gypsophila
Baldellia Baldellia
Balloon flower Platycodon
Bamboo Arundinaria
Bamboo Bambusa
Bamboo Fargesia
Bamboo Hibanobambusa
Bamboo Phyllostachys
Bamboo Pleioblastus
Bamboo Pseudosasa
Bamboo Sasa
Bamboo Sasaella
Bamboo Sinarundinaria
Baneberry Actaea
Barren strawberry Waldsteinia
Barrenwort Epimedium
Bearberry Arctostaphylos
Bearded iris Iris, Germanica
Beardtongue Penstemon
Bear's breeches Acanthus
Bedstraw Galium
Bee balm Monarda
Begonia Begonia
Bellflower Campanula
Bittercress Cardamine
Blackberry lily Belamcanda
Black-eyed daisy Rudbeckia
Blanket flower Gaillardia
Blazing star Liatris
Bleeding heart Dicentra
Bletilla orchid Bletilla
Blood grass Imperata
Blue buttons Knautia
Blue moor grass Sesleria
Blue oat grass Helictotrichon
Blue poppy Meconopsis
Blue Stars Amsonia
Bluebeard Caryopteris
Bluebell Hyacinthoides
Bluebells Mertensia
Bluet Centaurea
Boltonia Boltonia
Borage Borago
Brass buttons Cotula
Brodiaea Brodiaea
Brunnera Brunnera
Bugloss Anchusa
Buglossoides Buglossoides
Burnet Sanguisorba
Burr reed Sparganium
Buttercup Ranunculus
Butterfly flower Asclepias
Calamint Calamintha
Calla lily Calla
Calla lily Zantedeschia
Camus lily, Quamash Camassia
Candytuft Iberis
Cardinal flower Lobelia
Carpet bugle Ajuga
Catchfly Lychnis
Catchfly Silene
Catmint Nepeta
Cat's tail Typha
Celandine Chelidonium
Celandine poppy Stylophorum
Celmatis Clematis
Cephalaria Cephalaria
Chameleon plant Houttuynia
Chamomile Anthemis
Checker-mallow Sidalcea
Chervil Anthriscus
Cinquefoil Potentilla
Clover Trifolium
Colocasia Colocasia
Coltsfoot Tussilago
Columbine Aquilegia
Comfrey Symphytum
Coneflower Echinacea
Coralbells Heuchera
Corydalis Corydalis
Cotyledon Chiastophyllum
Crambe, Kale Crambe
Crinum lily Crinum
Crocosmia Crocosmia
Crocus Crocus
Culver's root Veronicastrum
Cupid's dart Catanache
Curled pondweed Potamogeton
Cyclamen Cyclamen
Dactylis Dactylis
Dahlia Dahlia
Dame's rocket Hesperis
Daylily Hemerocallis
Dead nettle Lamium
Dock Rumex
Echium Echium
Edelweiss Leontopodium
Elecampane Inula
English daisy Bellis
English ivy Hedera
Erodium Erodium
Evening primrose Oenothera
Fairy moss Azolla
False hellebore Veratrum
False Indigo Baptisia
False lupine Thermopsis
False Solomon's Seal Smilacina
False spirea Astilbe
Feather grass Stipa
Feather reed grass Calamagrostis
Fennel Foeniculum
Fescue Festuca
Flax Linum
Fleabane Erigeron
Floating heart Nymphoides
Flowering rush Butomus
Foamflower Tiarella
Foamy bells Heucherella
Forget-me-not Myosotis
Fountain grass Pennisetum
Foxglove Digitalis
Foxtail Grass Alopecurus
Foxtail lily Eremurus
Freesia Freesia
Fritillary Fritillaria
Galtonia Galtonia
Gas plant Dictamnus
Gentian Gentiana
Geranium Geranium
Gladiolus Gladiolus
Glaucous hair grass Koeleria
Globe flower Trollius
Globe thistle Echinops
Gloriosa lily Gloriosa
Glory-of-the-snow Chionodoxa
Glyceria Glyceria
Goatsbeard Aruncus
Golden saxifrage Chrysoplenium
Goldenrod Solidago
Goutweed Aegopodium
Gramma grass Bouteloua
Grape hyacinth Muscari
Green and gold Chrysogonum
Gunnera Gunnera
Hair grass Deschampsia
Hakone grass Halonechloa
Hard fern Blechnum
Hardy gloxinia Incarvillea
Heather Calluna
Helen's flower Helenium
Heliopsis Heliopsis
Hellebore Helleborus
Hibiscus Hibiscus
Hogweed Heracleum
Holcus Holcus
Holly fern Cyrtomium
Hollyhock Alcea
Honesty, Money plant Lunaria
Horned poppy Glaucium
Horsetail Equisetum
Houseleek Sempervivum
Hyacinth Hyacinth
Hyssop Hyssopus
Indigo Indigofera
Ipheion Ipheion
Iris Iris
Ironweed Vernonia
Ixia Ixia
Ixiolirion Ixiolirion
Jack-in-the-pulpit Arisaema
Jacob's ladder Polemonium
Jacob's rod Asphodeline
Japanese Aster Kalimeris
Joe-pye weed Eupatorium
Kenilworth ivy Cymbalaria
Knotweed Polygonum
Lady Fern Athyrium
Ladybells Adenophora
Lady's Mantle Alchemilla
Larkspur Delphinium
Lavender Lavandula
Lavender cotton Santolina
Leadwort Ceratostigma
Leopard's bane Doronicum
Lewisia Lewisia
Ligularia Ligularia
Lily Lilium
Lily-of-the-Valley Convallaria
Lily-turf Liriope
Liverleaf,Hepatica Hepatica
Loosestrife Lysimachia
Loosestrife Lythrum
Lotus Lotus
Lungwort Pulmonaria
Lupine Lupinus
Lyme grass Leymus
Maiden grass Miscanthus
Maidenhair Fern Adiantum
Mallow Malva
Marsh fern Thelypteris
Marsh mallow Althaea
Marsh marigold Caltha
Marsh orchid Dactylorhiza
Masterwort Astrantia
Meadow rue Thalictrum
Meadowsweet Filipendula
Melic grass Melica
Merry bells, Bellwort Uvularia
Milfoil Myriophyllum
Mimulus Mimulus
Mini. sweet flag Acorus
Mint Mentha
Mock strawberry Duchesnea
Mondo grass Ophiopogon
Monkshood Aconitum
Moor grass Molinia
Mountain avens Dryas
Mt. Atlas Daisy Anacyclus
Mullein Verbascum
Narcissus Narcissus
Navel-seed Omphalodes
Nerine lily Nerine
New Zealand burr Acaena
Nightshade Solanum
Oat Grass Arrhenatherum
Obedient plant Physostegia
Oregano Origanum
Ornamental Onion Allium
Osmunda Osmunda
Ostrich fern Matteuccia
Oxalis Oxalis
Oxeye Buphthalmum
Painted daisy Pyrethrum
Pampas grass Cortaderia
Panic grass Panicum
Pasque flower Pulsatilla
Pearlwort Sagina
Pearly everlasting Anaphalis
Pennywort Hydrocotyle
Peony Paeonia
Per. sunflower Helianthus
Perennial pea Lathyrus
Periwinkle Vinca
Persicaria Persicaria
Peruvian Lily Alstroemeria
Petasites Petasites
Phlomis Phlomis
Phlox Phlox
Pickerel weed Pontderia
Pimpernel Anagallis
Pineapple lily Eucomis
Pinks, Thrift Dianthus
Plantain Plantago
Plantain Lily Hosta
Plume poppy Macleaya
Plumed thistle Cirsium
Pokeweed Phytolacca
Polypody fern Polypodium
Poppy Papaver
Primrose Primula
Puschkinia Puschkinia
Pussy toes Antennaria
Quaking grass Briza
Ratibida Ratibida
Reed Phragmites
Rhubarb Rheum
Ribbon grass Phalaris
Rock cress Aubretia
Rock jasmine Androsace
Rockcress Arabis
Rodgersia Astilboides
Rodgersia Rodgersia
Rose Rosa
Rosemary Rosmarinus
Rue Ruta
Rush Juncus
Sage Salvia
Saxifrage Bergenia
Saxifrage Saxifraga
Scabious Scabiosa
Scirpus Scirpus
Scotch Thistle Onopordum
Sea holly Eryngium
Sea Oats Chasmanthium
Sedge Carex
Sedge Cyperus
Self-heal Prunella
Senecio Senecio
Sensitive fern Onoclea
Shasta Daisy Leucanthemum
Shield fern Polystichum
Shooting star Dodecatheon
Skullcap Scutellaria
Skunk cabbage Lysichiton
Skunk cabbage Symplocarpos
Snakeroot Cimicifuga
Snowdrops Galanthus
Snowflake Leucojum
Snow-in-summer Cerastium
Soapwort Saponaria
Solomon' s seal Polygonatum
Spartina Spartina
Speedwell Veronica
Spider lily Hymenocallis
Spiderwort Tradescantia
Spleenwort Asplenium
Spurge Euphorbia
Spurge Pachysandra
Squill Scilla
St. John's wort Hypericum
Stachys Stachys
Star-of-Bethelem Ornithogalum
Statice Limonium
Stokes's aster Stokesia
Stonecrop Sedum
Strawberry Fragraria
Sun-rose Helianthemum
Tansy Chrysanthemum
Thrift Armeria
Thyme Thymus
Tickseed Coreopsis
Toad lily Tricyrtis
Toadflax Linaria
Torch lily, Tritoma Kniphofia
Tovara Tovara
Tree mallow Lavatera
Triteleia Triteleia
Tritonia Tritonia
Trout lily Erythronium
Tulip Tulipa
Turtlehead Chelone
Umbrella plant Darmera
Valerian Centranthus
Valerian Valeriana
Vervain Verbena
Viola, Pansy Viola
Wake robin Trillium
Wall flower Cheiranthus
Water hyacinth Eichhornia
Water lettuce Pistia
Water lily Nymphaea
Water plantain Alisma
Water soldier Stratiotes
Whitlow grass Draba
Wild ginger Asarum
Wild rye Elymus
Willow herb Epilobium
Wind flower Zephyranthes
Windflower Anemone
Windflower Gaura
Winter aconite Eranthis
Wood fern Dryopteris
Woodrush Luzula
Woodsia fern Woodsia
Wormwood Artemisia
Yarrow Achillea
Yellow archangel Lamiastrum
Yellow pond lily Nuphar
Yellow waxbells Kirengeshoma
Yucca Yucca


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