Nouns denoting plants

Camelina sativa
annual European false flax having small white flowers; cultivated since Neolithic times as a source of fiber and for its oil-rich seeds; widely naturalized in North America
 
California single-leaf pinyon
very small tree similar to Rocky mountain pinon but having a single needle per fascicle; similar to Parry's pinyon in range
 
Eleocharis acicularis
fine-leaved aquatic spike rush; popular as aerator for aquariums
 
Ficus religiosa
fig tree of India noted for great size and longevity; lacks the prop roots of the banyan; regarded as sacred by Buddhists
 
Wyethia helianthoides
herb with basal leaves and leafy hairy stems bearing solitary flower heads with white or pale cream-colored rays; northwestern United States
 
Cacalia javanica
tropical African annual having scarlet tassel-shaped flower heads; sometimes placed in genus Cacalia
 
Begonia cheimantha
hybrid winter-blooming begonia grown for its many large pink flowers
 
genus Collinsonia
small genus of perennial erect or spreading aromatic herbs; United States
 
Lupinus perennis
stout perennial of eastern and central North America having palmate leaves and showy racemose blue flowers
 
genus Pterocarpus
genus of tropical trees or climbers having usually broadly winged pods
 
bugbane
a plant of the genus Cimicifuga having flowers in long racemes or panicles reported to be distasteful to insects
 
clover fern
any of several water ferns of the genus Marsilea having four leaflets
 
nutlet
a small nut
 
ginger
perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems
 
Nemophila maculata
California annual having white flowers with a deep purple blotch on each petal
 
enchanter's nightshade
any of several erect perennial rhizomatous herbs of the genus Circaea having white flowers that open at dawn; northern hemisphere
 
Lilium auratum
Japanese lily with golden rays
 
Carya ovata
North American hickory having loose grey shaggy bark and edible nuts
 
Senecio vulgaris
Eurasian weed with heads of small yellow flowers
 
sabicu
the wood of the sabicu which resembles mahogany
 
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