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Index of Common Names: D
Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Abronia villosaDesert Sand VerbenaNyctaginaceae 01
Achyranthes asperaDevil's HorsewhipAmaranthaceae 23
Agathis macrophyllaDakuaAraucariaceaeAbies dammara (Lamb.) Poir. Agathis alba (Rumph. ex Hassk.) Foxw. Agathis celebica (Koord.) Warb. Ag00
Allium douglasiiDouglas' OnionAlliaceaeA. hendersonii. A. nevii.32
Allium neapolitanumDaffodil Garlic, White garlicAlliaceae 52
Amelanchier arboreaDowny Serviceberry, Alabama serviceberry, Juneberry, Common Serviceberry, Downy ServiceberryRosaceaeA. canadensis. Wieg. non (L.)Med. Mespilus arborea31
Amelanchier basalticolaDwarf Service-berryRosaceaeA. alnifolia pumila. (Nutt.)Nels.40
Amorpha nanaDwarf Indigobush, Dwarf false indigo, Dwarf IndigoFabaceae or LeguminosaeA. microphylla.01
Amorphophallus konjacDevil's Tongue, Devil's Tongue, Snake Plant, Konjac, Konnyaku Potato, Voodoo LilyAraceaeAmorphophallus mairei H.L?v. Amorphophallus nanus H.Li & C.L.Long Amorphophallus palmiformis Durieu42
Amorphophallus rivieriDevil's Tongue, Umbrella Arum, Leopard Palm, Snake PalmAraceaeConophallus konjak.22
Amyema pendulumDrooping MistletoeLoranthaceae 10
Anethum graveolensDillApiaceae or UmbelliferaePeucedanum graveolens.43
Angelica acutilobaDong Dang GuiApiaceae or UmbelliferaeA. ibukicola. Ligustrum acutilobum. Sieb.&Zucc. L. ibukicola. Sium triternatum.21
Angelica pubescensDu HuoApiaceae or Umbelliferae 23
Angelica sinensisDang Gui - Dong Quai - Chinese AngelicaApiaceae or UmbelliferaeA. polymorpha sinensis.05
Aralia elataJapanese Angelica Tree, Angelica TreeAraliaceaeDimorphanthus elatus.22
Arctostaphylos tomentosaDowny Manzanita, Woollyleaf manzanita, Brittleleaf manzanita, Dacite manzanita, Rosy manzanita, SanEricaceaeA. cordifolia. A. vestita. Arbutus tomentosa.33
Ardisia sieboldiiDuo Zhi Zi Jin NiuPrimulaceaeBladhia sieboldii.10
Aristolochia tomentosaDutchman's Pipe, Woolly dutchman's pipeAristolochiaceae 02
Asarum forbesiiDu HengAristolochiaceae 01
Asclepias erosaDesert MilkweedAsclepiadaceae 20
Asclepias involucrataDwarf MilkweedAsclepiadaceae 21
Asperula tinctoriaDyer's WoodruffRubiaceaeGalium triandrum.00
Astragalus floridusDuo Hua Huang QiFabaceae or Leguminosae 02
Atropa bella-donnaDeadly Nightshade, BelladonnaSolanaceaeAtropa belladonna03
Baccharis pilularisDwarf Chaparral Broom, Coyotebrush , Chaparral BroomAsteraceae or CompositaeB. consanguinea.01
Balsamorhiza deltoideaDeltoid BalsamrootAsteraceae or Compositae 41
Bambusa odashimaeOdashimae BambooPoaceaeDendrocalamopsis edulis (Odash.) P.C.Keng. Leleba edulis Odash. Sinocalamus edulis (Odash.) P.C.Keng40
Bellis perennisDaisy, Lawndaisy, English DaisyAsteraceae or Compositae 23
Berberis darwiniiDarwin's Barberry, Darwin's berberisBerberidaceae 42
Betula nanaDwarf BirchBetulaceae 22
Brachyloma ciliatumDaphne HeathEpacridaceae 00
Cantleya corniculataDaruIcacinaceaeCantleya johorica Ridl. Platea corniculata Becc. Stemonurus corniculatus (Becc.) Ridl. Urandra corni10
Cardamine bulbiferaCoral Root, Coralroot bittercressBrassicaceae or CruciferaeDentaria bulbifera20
Cardamine leucantha Brassicaceae or CruciferaeDentaria leucantha.21
Carpinus cordata BetulaceaeDistegocarpus cordata.00
Carthamus lanatusDistaff ThistleAsteraceae or CompositaeKentrophyllum lanatum. (L.)D.C.11
Cassythia glabellaDevil's TwineLauraceae 01
Casuarina verticillataDrooping she-oakCasuarinaceaeC. stricta. Ait. Allocasuarina verticillata.00
Ceanothus integerrimusDeer BrushRhamnaceae 21
Cedrus deodaraDeodar, Deodar cedarPinaceae 02
Celtis pallidaDesert HackberryUlmaceae 20
Chaenomeles japonicaDwarf Quince, Maule's quince, Japanese Flowering QuinceRosaceaeC. maulei. Cydonia japonica. Cydonia maulei. Pyrus japonica. non Sims. P. maulei.30
Chaenomeles x superbaDwarf Quince, Flowering QuinceRosaceae 30
Chamaecrista nigricansDiola, DialaFabaceaeCassia nigricans Vahl12
Chamaerops humilisDwarf Fan Palm, European fan palm, Hair Palm, Mediterranean Fan PalmArecaceae or Palmae 20
Chenopodium pratericolaDesert GoosefootChenopodiaceaeC. leptophyllom. auct. non Nutt. C. desiccatum leptophylloides.20
Chilopsis linearisDesert WillowBignoniaceae 11
Chrozophora tinctoriaDyer's Croton, GiradolEuphorbiaceae 10
Chrysolepis sempervirensDwarf Golden Chinquapin, Bush chinquapinFagaceae 20
Cirsium amplexifoliumDakiba-Hime-AzamiAsteraceae or Compositae 10
Cochlearia danicaDanish Scurvy GrassBrassicaceae or Cruciferae 11
Codonopsis pilosulaDang Shen, BellflowerCampanulaceaeCampanumoea pilosula. Franch.23
Commelina communisDay Flower, Asiatic dayflowerCommelinaceae 32
Consolida regalisLarkspur, Royal knight's-spurRanunculaceaeDelphinium consolida.03
Convolvulus tricolorDwarf Morning Glory, Bush Morning GloryConvolvulaceae 00
Cordyline australisCabbage TreeAgavaceaeDracaena australis. Forst.f.30
Cordyline indivisaCabbage TreeAgavaceaeDracaena indivisa.30
Cornus kousa chinensisJapanese DogwoodCornaceaeDendrobenthamia japonica. (Thunb.)Hutch.50
Cornus sanguineaDogwood, Bloodtwig dogwoodCornaceaeSwida sanguinea. Thelycrania sanguinea.21
Cornus suecicaDwarf Cornel, Lapland cornelCornaceaeChamaepericlymenum suecicum.21
Crataegus punctataDotted Hawthorn,Rosaceae 32
Crataegus unifloraDwarf hawthornRosaceae 22
Cuscuta reflexaDodder, Giant dodderConvolvulaceae 02
Dahlia pinnataDahlia, Pinnate dahliaAsteraceae or CompositaeD. variabilis.10
Dahlia roseaDahlia, Pinnate dahliaAsteraceae or Compositae 11
Dalbergia greveanaMadagascar RosewoodFabaceaeDalbergia ambongoensis Baill. Dalbergia eurybothrya Drake Dalbergia ikopensis Jum. Dalbergia isaloen02
Dalbergia latifoliaBlack Rosewood, East Indian Rosewood, Kala sheeshan, SatisalFabaceaeDalbergia latifolia Roxburgh02
Dalbergia oliveriRedwoodFabaceaeDalbergia laccifera Laness. Dalbergia prazeri Prain00
Damasonium alismaThrumwortAlismataceaeD. stellatum. Actinocarpus damasonium.10
Daphne bholua ThymelaeaceaeD. cannabina. pro parte. D. papyrifera.01
Daphne genkwaLilac DaphneThymelaeaceaeD. fortunei. Lindl.03
Daphne odoraWinter Daphne, Fragrant DaphneThymelaeaceaeD. indica. Hort. D. japonica. Paxton. D. sinensis.02
Daphne oleoides ThymelaeaceaeD. buxifolia. Sibth.&Smith. D. glandulosa. D. jasminea. non Sibth.&Smith. D. lucida.11
Daphne papyracea ThymelaeaceaeD. cannabina. pro parte. D. odora. Don. non Thunb. D. papyrifera. pro parte.01
Daphniphyllum macropodum DaphniphyllaceaeD. glaucescens. Hort. non Bl.10
Datura inoxiaDowny Thorn Apple, PricklyburrSolanaceaeD. meteloides. DC.13
Datura metelThorn Apple, Angel's Trumpet, Hindu Datura, Horn of Plenty, Downy Thorn AppleSolanaceaeD. alba. Nees. D. fastuosa. L.13
Datura stramoniumThorn Apple, Jimsonweed, Jamestown WeedSolanaceaeDatura inermis Juss. ex Jacq. Datura pseudostramonium Sieb. Bernh. Tromms 1933. Datura str04
Daviesia horrida Fabaceae or LeguminosaeDaviesia latifolia. R.Br.01
Debregeasia hypoleuca UrticaceaeD. salicifolia. (D.Don.)Rendle.20
Debregeasia longifoliaWild RheaUrticaceaeD. velutina. Gaud.11
Deguelia utilisBarbasco, cube, timbo, nicou, lancepodFabaceaeDerris nicou auct Derris utilis (A.C.Sm.) Ducke Lonchocarpus nicou auct Lonchocarpus nicou utilis (A.C.Sm.) A.M.G.Azevedo03
Delphinium semibarbatumZalilRanunculaceaeD. zalil. Aitch.&Hemsl.01
Dendrobium nobile OrchidaceaeD. lindleyanum. D. coerulescens.02
Descurainia incanaMountain Tansy MustardBrassicaceae or CruciferaeD. richardsonii. (Sw.)Schulz. Sophia incisa.21
Desmanthus illinoensisPrairie Mimosa, Illinois bundleflowerFabaceae or LeguminosaeD. brachylobus. Acuan illinoensis. (Michx.)Kuntze.41
Desmodium caudatum Fabaceae or LeguminosaeD. laburnifolia. Catenaria caudata. Hedysarum caudatum.01
Desmodium elegans Fabaceae or LeguminosaeD. tiliifolium.(D.Don.)G.Don. Hedysarum tiliifolium.02
Deutzia scabraFuzzy pride-of-rochester, DeutziaHydrangeaceaeD. crenata. Sieb.&Zucc.10
Dianella laevisFlax LilyPhormiaceaeD. longifolia. R.Br.00
Dianthus gratianopolitanusCheddar PinkCaryophyllaceaeD. caesius. D. caespitosus. D. glaucus. non L.00
Dianthus superbusFringed PinkCaryophyllaceaeD. wimmeri.23
Dicentra cucullariaDutchman's BreechesPapaveraceae 02
Dichelostemma pulchellumWild HyacinthAlliaceaeD. capitatum. Brodiaea capitata. B. pulchella.40
Dictamnus albusBurning Bush, Gasplant, White Dittany,RutaceaeD. fraxinella.23
Diervilla loniceraBush Honeysuckle, Northern bush honeysuckleCaprifoliaceaeD. canadensis. Willd. D. humilis. Pers.02
Digitalis ferrugineaRusty FoxgloveScrophulariaceaeD. aurea.02
Digitalis grandifloraLarge Yellow FoxgloveScrophulariaceaeD. ambigua.02
Digitalis lanataGrecian FoxgloveScrophulariaceaeDigitalis epiglottidea. Digitalis orientalis. Digitalis winterli .04
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