The common names of plants often vary from region to region, which is why most
plant encyclopedias refer to plants using their scientific names: binomials, ...
According to the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature, scientific names
of plant families have the Latin suffix "aceae": Asteraceae, Fabaceae, Rosaceae
to the Rescue!
And the confusion is exacerbated by the fact that, in some cases, there is more than one proper pronunciation for the word. Not all of the 10 scientific names
below are, strictly speaking, Latin; but where they are n... More »
General Plantlist from Victoria Garden sorted by common name .... Tetrapanax
papyrifer, Chinese Rice Paper Plant, 10, 778. Aquilegia viridiflora 'Chocolate ...
This listing shows all of the plants in our database in order by Scientific Name.
Click on the linked scientific name to view detailed information about that plant.
Common Name, Scientific Name, Family Name, Type.
The current ISTA List of Stabilized Plant Names represents the 6<sup>th</sup> edition of this
work. Previous editions were completed and published in 1966, 1983, 1988, ...
Jan 14, 1998 ... Scientific Plant Names. The current system of using Latin to name biological
organisms was developed by Carl von Linne, more commonly ...