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Index of Common Names: V
Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Abies veitchiiVeitch Fir, ChristmastreePinaceae 00
Acer circinatumVine MapleAceraceae 21
Achlys triphyllaVanilla leaf, Sweet after deathBerberidaceae 01
Ammi visnagaVisnaga. Khella. Bishop's Weed, ToothpickweedApiaceae or UmbelliferaeAmmi dilatatum. Apium visnaga. Carum visnaga. Daucus visnaga.15
Aristolochia serpentariaVirginia SnakerootAristolochiaceae 03
Bulnesia arboreaVerawoodZygophyllaceaeGuaiacum arboreum (Jacq.) DC. Zygophyllum arboreum Jacq.00
Chrysopogon zizanioidesVetiver, Vetiver Root, Khus KhusPoaceaeAgrostis verticillata Lam. Agrostis verticillata Vill. Anatherum muricatum (Retz.) P.Beauv. Anatheru22
Cirsium virginianumVirginia thistleAsteraceae or Compositae 10
Cissus quadrangularisVeldt GrapeVitaceaeCissus tetragona Harv. Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn. Vitis succulenta Galpin24
Commelina virginicaVirginia Day-FlowerCommelinaceae 20
Cynanchum atratumBai WeiAsclepiadaceaeVincetoxicum atratum. (Bunge.)Morr.&Decne.12
Echium vulgareViper's Bugloss, Common viper's buglossBoraginaceae 12
Equisetum variegatumVariegated Horsetail, Variegated scouringrush, Alaskan scouringrushEquisetaceae 02
Gaylussacia brachyceraBox HuckleberryEricaceaeVaccinium brachycerum. V. buxifolium.20
Gaylussacia frondosaDangleberry, Blue huckleberryEricaceaeVaccinium frondosum. V. venustum.30
Hebe salicifolia ScrophulariaceaeVeronica salicifolia.01
Hebe speciosaNew Zealand hebeScrophulariaceaeVeronica speciosa.00
Hebe x franciscanaHebeScrophulariaceaeVeronica decussata. V. elliptica. Hort non Forst.f. V. franciscana. V. lobelioides.00
Hydrophyllum virginianumVirginia Waterleaf, Eastern waterleafHydrophyllaceae 31
Legousia speculum-venerisVenus' Looking GlassCampanulaceaeSpecularia speculum.20
Lepidium rotundumVeined PeppercressBrassicaceae or Cruciferae 20
Leymus racemosusVolga Wild Rye, Mammoth wildryePoaceae or GramineaeE. giganteus. Vahl. Leymus racemosus. (Lam.)Tzvelev.30
Lophostemon confertusVinegar Tree, Brisbane BoxMyrtaceaeLophostemon arborescens Schott Melaleuca conferta (R.Br.) Steud. Tristania conferta Griff. Tristania00
Malva alceaVervain mallow, Hollyhock MallowMalvaceae 51
Ocotea cymosaVarongyLauraceaeAgathophyllum cymosum Blume ex Meisn. Agathophyllum lindleyanum Blume Daphne cupularis Lindl. ex Bai20
Oxalis violaceaViolet Wood SorrelOxalidaceae 31
Panicum obtusumVine MesquitePoaceae or GramineaeBrachiaria obtusa.20
Parthenocissus quinquefoliaVirginia Creeper, WoodbineVitaceaeAmpelopsis hederacea. Hedera quinquefolia. Vitis hederacea. V. quinquefolia.22
Penthorum sedoidesVirginian Stonecrop, Ditch stonecropSaxifragaceae 12
Physalis virginianaVirginia Ground CherrySolanaceae 21
Phytelephas aequatorialisVegetable ivory, Corozo, Ivory palmArecaceaePalandra aequatorialis (Spruce) O.F.Cook20
Phytelephas macrocarpaVegetable Ivory, Tagua, Nut Palm, Ivory nut palmArecaceaeElephantusia macrocarpa (Ruiz & Pav.) Willd. Elephantusia microcarpa (Ruiz & Pav.) Willd. Phytelepha20
Pycnanthemum virginianumVirginia Mountain MintLamiaceae or LabiataeKoellia virginiana.22
Quercus ithaburensis macrolepisValonia OakFagaceaeQ. aegilops macrolepis. Q. graeca. Q. macrolepis. Kotschy.42
Rosa virginianaVirginia RoseRosaceaeR. carolina lucida. R. carolinensis. R. lucida. R. pennsylvanica. non Wang.21
Rubus abbreviansVermont blackberryRosaceae 30
Salicornia virginicaVirginia GlasswortChenopodiaceaeSalicornia depressa Standl.11
Salix daphnoidesViolet Willow, Daphne willowSalicaceae 12
Sapium sebiferumVegetable Tallow, Chinese tallow, Popcorn Tree, Chinese Tallow TreeEuphorbiaceaeTriadica sebifera. Croton sebiferus. Stillingia sebifera.22
Scutellaria laterifloraVirginian Skullcap, Blue skullcapLamiaceae or LabiataeCassida lateriflora (L.) Moench03
Sesbania grandifloraVegetable Hummingbird, Agati,FabaceaeAeschynomene grandiflora L. Agati grandiflora (L.) Desv. Robinia grandiflora L. Sesbania aegyptiaca32
Smilacina racemosaFalse SpikenardConvallariaceaeVagnera racemosa. Maianthemum racemosum. (L.)Link. Smilacena racemosa42
Trilisa odoratissimaVanilla Plant, VanillaleafAsteraceae or CompositaeCarphephorus odoratissimus11
Triticum vaviloviVavilov's WheatPoaceae or Gramineae 20
Vaccaria hispanicaCow Cockle, Cow soapwortCaryophyllaceaeV. pyramidata. V. segetilis. V. vulgaris. Saponaria vaccaria. L.13
Vaccinium alaskaenseAlaska BlueberryEricaceaeV. ovalifolium. non Smith.20
Vaccinium angustifoliumLow Sweet Blueberry, Lowbush blueberryEricaceaeV. lamarckii. Camp. V. pennsylvanicun angustifolium. V. pensylvanicum. Lam. non Mill.31
Vaccinium angustifolium laevifoliumLow Sweet BlueberryEricaceaeV. pennsylvanicun angustifolium.30
Vaccinium arbusculaDwarf bilberryEricaceaeVaccinium caespitosum. Vaccinium nivictum10
Vaccinium brittonii EricaceaeV. angustifolium nigrum. (Wood.)Dole.10
Vaccinium constablaeiHillside BlueberryEricaceaeV. pallidum. Ait.30
Vaccinium formosumSwamp Highbush Blueberry, Southern blueberryEricaceaeVaccinium australe30
Vaccinium fuscatumBlack Highbush BlueberryEricaceaeV. corymbosum atrococcum.30
Vaccinium melanocarpumGeorgia BlueberryEricaceaeV. stamineum melanocarpum. Mohr. Polycodium melanocarpum.20
Vaccinium membranaceumMountain Huckleberry, Thinleaf huckleberryEricaceaeV. myrtilloides. non Michx.31
Vaccinium mortiniaMortiñoEricaceaeV. floribundum. H.B.K.20
Vaccinium myrsinitesFlorida Evergreen Blueberry, Shiny blueberryEricaceaeV. nitidum.21
Vaccinium myrtilloidesSourtop Blueberry, Velvetleaf huckleberryEricaceaeV. canadense. Richards.31
Vaccinium myrtillusBilberry, WhortleberryEricaceaeVaccinium myrtillus oreophilum, Vaccinium oreophilum43
Vaccinium oldhamii EricaceaeV. ciliatum. non Thunb.20
Vaccinium padifoliumMadeiran WhortleberryEricaceaeV. arctostaphylos. non L. V. maderense.20
Vaccinium salicinum EricaceaeV. uliginosum salicinum. (Cham.)Hulten.20
Vaccinium scopariumGrouseberry, Grouse whortleberryEricaceaeV. erythrococcum. V. microphyllum. non Bl. V. myrtillus microphyllum.21
Vaccinium sprengelii EricaceaeV. donnianum. Wight.10
Vaccinium stamineumDeerberryEricaceaeV. candicans.30
Vaccinium vacillansDryland BlueberryEricaceaeV. torreyanum. Cyanococcus vacillans.30
Valeriana capitataValerian, Captiate valerianValerianaceae 11
Valeriana ciliataTobacco RootValerianaceaeValeriana edulis var. ciliata (Torr. & A. Gray) B. Boivin.10
Valeriana jatamansiIndian ValerianValerianaceaeV. jatamansii. Jones.03
Valeriana obovataTobacco RootValerianaceaeV. edulis. Nutt.21
Valeriana officinalisValerian, Garden valerianValerianaceaeValeriana baltica Pleijel. Valeriana exaltata J.C. Mikan23
Valeriana sambucifolia ValerianaceaeV. officinalis sambucifolia. (Mikan.f.)Celak.23
Valerianella locustaCorn Salad, Lewiston cornsaladValerianaceaeV. olitoria.40
Vallisneria americanaWater Celery, American eelgrassHydrocharitaceaeV. gigantea. Gaertn.10
Vanilla planifoliaVanillaOrchidaceaeEpidendrum rubrum Lam. Myrobroma fragrans Salisb. Notylia planifolia (Jacks. ex Andrews) Conz. Notyl42
Verbascum densiflorumMulleinScrophulariaceaeV. thapsiforme. Schrader.02
Verbena officinalisVervain, Herb of the cross, Prostrate verbenaVerbenaceae 13
Veronica anagallis-aquaticaWater SpeedwellScrophulariaceaeV. anagallis.22
Veronica catenata ScrophulariaceaeV. comosa. Richter. V. salina. Schur.10
Veronica politaGray field speedwellScrophulariaceaeV. agrestis. V. polita.21
Vetiveria zizanioidesVetiveria, VetivergrassPoaceae or GramineaeChrysopogon zizanioides. Anatherum zizanioides10
Viburnum cassinoidesWithe Rod, Appalachian Tea, Witherod Viburnum, Witherod, Wild Raisin ViburnumAdoxaceaeV. nudum cassinoides. (L.)Torr.&Gray.31
Viburnum cordifoliumViburnumAdoxaceaeV. nervosum. D.Don.10
Viburnum cotinifolium AdoxaceaeV. polycarpum.30
Viburnum cylindricum AdoxaceaeV. coriaceum.11
Viburnum eduleMooseberry, SquashberryAdoxaceaeV. opulus edule. V. opulus pauciflorum. V. pauciflorum.31
Viburnum erosumViburnumAdoxaceae 20
Viburnum farreriCulver's root, Fragrant ViburnumAdoxaceaeViburnum fragrans. non Loisel.30
Viburnum grandiflorumCranberry bush,AdoxaceaeV. nervosum. non D.Don.30
Viburnum lantanoidesHobbleberryAdoxaceaeV. alnifolium.31
Viburnum mongolicum AdoxaceaeV. davuricum. Pall.10
Viburnum mullaha AdoxaceaeV. stellulatum.21
Viburnum plicatumJapanese Snowball, Japanese Snowball Viburnum, Doublefile ViburnumAdoxaceaeV. tomentosum. Thunb. non Lam.10
Viburnum prunifoliumStagberry, Black Haw, Hybrid blackhaw, Smooth Blackhaw, Blackhaw ViburnumAdoxaceaeViburnum pyrifolium.23
Viburnum rufidulumSouthern Black Haw, Rusty blackhawAdoxaceaeV. prunifolium ferrugineum. V. rufotomentosum.31
Viburnum suspensumViburnum, Sandankwa ViburnumAdoxaceaeV. sandankwa. Hassk.10
Viburnum trilobumAmerican Cranberry, Highbush Cranberry, Cranberrybush, American Cranberrybush ViburnumAdoxaceaeViburnum opulus trilobum. V. opulus americanum. Ait.31
Viburnum veitchii AdoxaceaeViburnum glomeratum subsp. glomeratum20
Vicia amurensis Fabaceae or LeguminosaeVicia japonica sensu auct. Vicia pallida. Vicia ussuriensis10
Vicia articulataOne-Flower VetchFabaceae or LeguminosaeV. monanthos. Desv. Cracca monanthos. Lens monantha. Vicia smyrnaea10
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