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Latin NameCommon NameEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Achnatherum hymenoidesIndian Millet, Indian ricegrass30
Agave americanaAgave, American century plant33
Agropyron elongatumTall Wheatgrass00
Ailanthus altissimaTree Of Heaven13
Alnus glutinosaAlder, European alder , Common Alder, Black Alder03
Alnus incanaGrey Alder, Speckled alder, Thinleaf alder, White Alder00
Atriplex halimusSea Orach, Saltbush51
Atropa bella-donnaDeadly Nightshade, Belladonna03
Capsella bursa-pastorisShepherd's Purse32
Casuarina cunninghamianaRiver She-Oak00