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Index of Latin Names: C
Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Abutilon ochsenii MalvaceaeCorynabutilon ochsenii. Anoda ochsenii. Phil.30
Acinos alpinusAlpine CalamintLamiaceae or LabiataeCalamintha alpinus. Satureia orontia.11
Acorus calamusSweet Flag - CalamusAraceaeCalamus aromaticus34
Aegle marmelosBael Tree, Golden Apple, Bengal QuinceRutaceaeCrataeva marmelos L. Feronia pellucida Roth33
Agastache canaHoary Balm Of Gilead, Mosquito plantLamiaceae or LabiataeCedronella cana.20
Akebia trifoliataAkebia, Threeleaf AkebiaLardizabalaceaeClematis trifoliata. A. lobata.42
Allocasuarina littoralisBlack She Oak, Bull Oak, WayetuckCasuarinaceaeCasuarina littoralis Salisb. Casuarina suberosa Otto.&Dietr.10
Alnus nitida BetulaceaeClethropsis nitida.01
Amorphophallus rivieriDevil's Tongue, Umbrella Arum, Leopard Palm, Snake PalmAraceaeConophallus konjak.22
Ampelopsis humulifolia VitaceaeCissus davidiana. Vitis davidiana.20
Anthriscus cerefoliumChervil, Garden chervilApiaceae or UmbelliferaeChaerophylum sativum.32
Anthriscus sylvestrisCow Parsley, Wild chervilApiaceae or UmbelliferaeChaerophyllum sylvestre L.21
Aphananthe aspera UlmaceaeCeltis muka. Homoioceltis aspera. Prunus aspera.10
Argyranthemum foeniculaceum Asteraceae or CompositaeChrysanthemum anethifolium. non (Willd.)Steud. C. foeniculaceum. (Willd.)Desf.10
Asplenium ceterachScale FernPolypodiaceaeCeterach officinarum. DC.02
Barbarea vulgarisYellow Rocket, Garden yellowrocketBrassicaceae or CruciferaeCampe barbarea. Erysimum barbarea.31
Bassia scopariaSummer Cypress, BurningbushChenopodiaceaeChenopodium scoparia. Kochia scoparia. (L.)Schrad. K. trichophila.22
Blackstonia perfoliataYellow WortGentianaceaeChlora perfoliata.00
Bowdichia virgilioidesAlcornocoFabaceaeCebipira virgiliodes (Kunth) Kuntze02
Brachyglottis repandaBushman's Toilet PaperAsteraceae or CompositaeCineraria repanda. Senecio forsteri. S. georgii.11
Bromus carinatusCalifornian BromePoaceae or GramineaeCeratochloa carinatus.10
Bunium ferulaceum Apiaceae or UmbelliferaeCarum ferulaefolium. (Desf.)Boiss.20
Bunium persicumBlack Caraway, Black CuminApiaceae or UmbelliferaeCarum bulbocastanum. Clarke.30
Butia capitataJelly Palm, South american jelly palmArecaceae or PalmaeCocos capitata. C. coronata.20
Cacalia atriplicifoliaPale indian plantainAsteraceae or CompositaeArnoglossum atriplicifolium (L.)H.E.Robins.11
Cacalia auriculata Asteraceae or Compositae 10
Cacalia delphiniifolia Asteraceae or Compositae 10
Cacalia farfarifolia Asteraceae or CompositaeC. bulbifera. non Maxim.10
Cacalia firma Asteraceae or Compositae 10
Cacalia hastata orientalis Asteraceae or Compositae 10
Cacalia hastata tanakae Asteraceae or Compositae 10
Cacalia kiusiana Asteraceae or Compositae 10
Cacalia nikomontana Asteraceae or Compositae 10
Cacalia peltifolia Asteraceae or CompositaeMiricacalia peltifolia.10
Cacalia pseudo-taimingasa Asteraceae or Compositae 10
Caesalpinia decapetalaMysore Thorn, ShooflyFabaceae or LeguminosaeC. sepiaria. Roxb.02
Caesalpinia echinataPau Brasil, Brazil Wood, Indian SavinFabaceaeGuilandina echinata (Lam.) Spreng.02
Caesalpinia gilliesiiBird Of Paradise, Bird-of-paradise shrubFabaceae or Leguminosae 01
Caesalpinia spinosaSpiny Holdback, TaraFabaceaeCaesalpinia pectinata Cav. Caesalpinia tara Ruiz & Pav. Caesalpinia tinctoria (Kunth) Benth. Caesalp22
Caesia callianthaBlue Grass LilyLiliaceae 10
Caesia parvifloraBlue Grass LilyLiliaceae 10
Caesia vittataBlue Grass LilyLiliaceae 10
Cajanus cajanPigeon Pea, Puerto Rico Bean, Gandul, Dhal, Congo PeaFabaceaeCajanus indicus Spreng. Cytisus cajan L.42
Cakile edentulaSea Rocket, American searocket, Harper's searocketBrassicaceae or Cruciferae 20
Cakile maritimaSea Rocket, European searocketBrassicaceae or CruciferaeC. edentula. non Hook. Bunias cakile.20
Calamintha grandifloraLarge-Flowered CalamintLamiaceae or Labiatae 22
Calamintha nepetaLesser CalamintLamiaceae or LabiataeSatureia nepeta.32
Calamintha sylvaticaCalamint, Woodland calamintLamiaceae or LabiataeC. ascendens. C. baetica. C. officinalis. C. sylvatica ascendens. Satureia ascendens.32
Calamus caesiusRotan SegaArecaceaePalmijuncus caesius (Blume) Kuntze.Calamus glaucescens Blume [Illegitimate]. Palmijuncus glaucescens20
Calamus mananRotan ManauArecaceaeCalamus giganteus Becc.00
Calamus ovoideusEgg-shaped Rattan. Rotan OvoidArecaceaePalmijuncus ovoideus (Thwaites ex Trimen) Kuntze20
Calamus radiatusRotan Rays. Radial Leaf RotanArecaceaePalmijuncus radiatus (Thwaites) Kuntze00
Calamus rotangRattan, Rotang, Rattan CaneArecaceaeCalamus monoecus Roxb. Calamus roxburghii Griff. Draco rotang Crantz Palmijuncus monoecus (Roxb.) Ku22
Calandrinia balonensis Portulacaceae 20
Calandrinia ciliataRedmaids, Fringed redmaidsPortulacaceaeC. caulescens. H.B.K.20
Calandrinia ciliata menziesiiRedmaidsPortulacaceaeC. menziesii. Torr.&Gray.20
Calandrinia polyandraParakeelyaPortulacaceae 20
Calandrinia remota Portulacaceae 20
Calathea allouiaSweetcorn Root, Guinea ArrowrootMarantaceaeMaranta allouia Aubl.; Phrynium allouia Aubl.; Also as Allouya americana (Lamk.); Curcuma americana40
Calceolaria arachnoidea Scrophulariaceae 01
Calceolaria thyrsiflora Scrophulariaceae 01
Calendula arvensisField MarigoldAsteraceae or Compositae 23
Calendula officinalisPot Marigold, Common Marigold, Scotch Marigold, Ruddles, Pot MarigoldAsteraceae or CompositaeCalendula aurantiaca. Calendula eriocarpa. Calendula hydruntina. Caltha officinalis.35
Calicotome spinosa Fabaceae or Leguminosae 00
Calicotome villosa Fabaceae or LeguminosaeC. infesta. (Presl.)Guss.00
Calla palustrisWater ArumAraceae 22
Calliandra calothyrsusRed Calliandra, Powderpuff, KaliandraFabaceaeAnneslia calothyrsa (Meisn.) Kleinhoonte Anneslia calothyrus (Meisn.) Donn. Sm. Anneslia confusa Bri00
Callicarpa americanaAmerican Beautyberry, Beautyberry, French Mulberry, American BeautyberryVerbenaceae 22
Callicarpa japonicaBeautyberry, Japanese callicarpa, Japanese BeautyberryVerbenaceaeC. murasaki.10
Callicarpa macrophylla Verbenaceae 12
Callicarpa mollis Verbenaceae 10
Callicarpa pedunculata Verbenaceae 02
Callicoma serratifoliaBlack WattleCunoniaceae 00
Calligonum aphyllum PolygonaceaeC. pallasia. L'Hér.20
Callirhoe digitataFinger Poppy Mallow, WinecupMalvaceae 20
Callirhoe involucrataPoppy Mallow, Purple poppymallow, Winecup, Finger Poppy MallowMalvaceaeC. lineariloba. Malva involucrata.32
Callirhoe leiocarpaTall Poppy-MallowMalvaceaeC. pedata. (Torr.&Gray.)Gray. Malva pedata.20
Callistemon citrinusCrimson Bottlebrush, Red Bottlebrush, Lemon BottlebrushMyrtaceaeC. lanceolatus.20
Callitriche hermaphroditicaWater Starwort, Northern water-starwortCallitrichaceaeC. autumnalis. L.00
Callitriche palustrisCommon Waterwort, Vernal water-starwortCallitrichaceaeC. verna. L. C. vernalis.10
Callitris columellarisWhite Cypress-PineCupressaceaeC. arenosa. C. glauca.00
Callitris endlicheriRed Cypress-PineCupressaceae 01
Calluna vulgarisHeather, Scotch HeatherEricaceaeErica vulgaris.22
Calocedrus decurrensIncense Cedar, California Incense CedarCupressaceaeHeyderia decurrens. Libocedrus decurrens. Thuja gigantea. non Nutt.11
Calochortus aureusMariposa Lily, Golden mariposa lilyCalochortaceaeC. aureus. S.Wats.20
Calochortus barbatus CalochortaceaeCyclobothra lutea.10
Calochortus clavatusClubhair mariposa lily, Arroyo de la Cruz mariposa lilyCalochortaceae 10
Calochortus elegansStar Tulip, Elegant mariposa lilyCalochortaceae 10
Calochortus gunnisoniiMariposa Lily, Gunnison's mariposa lilyCalochortaceae 21
Calochortus luteusYellow Mariposa, Yellow mariposa lilyCalochortaceae 20
Calochortus macrocarpusSagebrush Mariposa Lily, Nez Perce mariposa lilyCalochortaceae 21
Calochortus nuttalliiSego LilyCalochortaceaeC. luteus. non Dougl.20
Calochortus pulchellusMount Diablo Globelily, Mt. diablo fairy-lanternCalochortaceae 20
Calochortus tolmieiTolmie StartulipCalochortaceaeC. maweanus. Bak. C. caerulens. (Kell.)Wats.20
Calochortus uniflorusLarge-Flowered Star Tulip, Monterey mariposa lilyCalochortaceaeC. lilacinus. Kell.10
Calochortus venustusButterfly Mariposa LilyCalochortaceaeC. purpurascens.20
Calophyllum brasilienseBrazil Beauty-LeafClusiaceaeCalophyllum antillanum Britton. Calophyllum calaba Jacq. Calophyllum ellipticum Rusby Calophyllum ja02
Calotropis giganteaGiant Milkweed, Crown Flower, Giant Calotrope, Swallow-wortApocynaceaeAsclepias gigantea L. Periploca cochinchinensis Lour. Streptocaulon cochinchinense (Lour.) G.Don23
Calotropis proceraAuricula Tree, Dead Sea Apple, Sodom AppleApocynaceaeAsclepias gigantea Jacq. Asclepias procera Aiton13
Caltha leptosepalaWestern Marsh Marigold, Howell's marsh marigold, Sulphur marsh marigoldRanunculaceaeC. rotundifolia.21
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