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Index of Latin Names: P
Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Abies balsameaBalsam FirPinaceaePinus balsamea.35
Abies concolorColorado Fir, White firPinaceaePicea concolor.02
Abies fraseriShe Balsam, Fraser fir, Southern Balsam FirPinaceaePinus fraseri.13
Acourtia microcephalaSacapelloteAsteraceae or CompositaePerezia microcephala.01
Aesculus californicaCalifornian Buckeye, California HorsechestnutHippocastanaceaePavia californica.31
Aesculus indicaIndian Horse ChestnutHippocastanaceaePavia indica.31
Amelanchier sanguineaRoundleaf Serviceberry, Gaspé serviceberryRosaceaePyrus sanguinea.30
Anethum graveolensDillApiaceae or UmbelliferaePeucedanum graveolens.43
Angelica decursiva Apiaceae or UmbelliferaePeucedanum decursivum. (Miq.)Maxim.22
Aronia arbutifoliaRed ChokeberryRosaceaePyrus arbutifolia.20
Asparagus sauveolens AsparagaceaeProtasparagus suaveolens. (Burch.)Oberm.10
Asparagus setaceusAsparagus Fern, Common asparagus fern, Plumosa FernAsparagaceaeProtasparagus setaceus. (Kunth.)Oberm.10
Asplenium scolopendriumHart's Tongue FernPolypodiaceaePhyllitis scolopendrium. (L.)Newman. Scolopendrium officinale. S. vulgaris.02
Calamus caesiusRotan SegaArecaceaePalmijuncus caesius (Blume) Kuntze.Calamus glaucescens Blume [Illegitimate]. Palmijuncus glaucescens20
Calamus ovoideusEgg-shaped Rattan. Rotan OvoidArecaceaePalmijuncus ovoideus (Thwaites ex Trimen) Kuntze20
Calamus radiatusRotan Rays. Radial Leaf RotanArecaceaePalmijuncus radiatus (Thwaites) Kuntze00
Chimaphila umbellataPipsissewaPyrolaceaePyrola umbellata. L. Chimaphila cymosa J.Presl & C.Presl23
Cleome luteaYellow Spiderflower, Jones spiderflowerCapparidaceaePeritoma aurea. P. luteum.21
Cymopterus bulbosusBulbous SpringparsleyApiaceae or UmbelliferaePhellopterus bulbosus11
Cymopterus montanusMountain Spring ParsleyApiaceae or UmbelliferaePhellopterus montanus. Nutt.20
Cynanchum paniculatum AsclepiadaceaePycnostelma paniculatum.12
Dacrycarpus dacrydioidesKahikateaPodocarpaceaePodocarpus dacrydioides.20
Dalea candidaWhite Prairie CloverFabaceae or LeguminosaePetalostemon candidum. (Willd.)Michx.31
Dalea candida oligophyllaWhite Prairie CloverFabaceae or LeguminosaePetalostemon oligophyllum. (Torr.)Rydb.31
Dalea gattingeriPurpletasselsFabaceae or LeguminosaePetalostemon purpureum. (Vent.)Rydb. P. gattingeri. (A.A.Heller.)A.A.Heller.20
Dalea purpureaPurple Prairie CloverFabaceae or LeguminosaePetalostemon violaceum. Michx.21
Darmera peltataUmbrella Plant, Indian rhubarb, Indian Rubarb, Indian RubarbSaxifragaceaePeltiphyllum peltatum. (Torr.)Engl. Saxifraga peltata.20
Digitaria sanguinalisCrab Grass, Hairy crabgrassPoaceae or GramineaePanicum sanguinale.21
Docynia delavayi RosaceaePyrus delavayi.20
Dryopteris sieboldii DryopteridaceaePycnopteris sieboldii.10
Echinochloa crus-galliBarnyard Millet, Barnyardgrass,Poaceae or GramineaePanicum crus-galli32
Echinochloa frumentaceaJapanese Millet, Billion-dollar grassPoaceae or GramineaePanicum frumentacea.31
Epigaea asiatica EricaceaeParapyrola trichocarpa.10
Fagopyrum tataricumTartarian BuckwheatPolygonaceaePolygonum tataricum.31
Garcinia gardnerianaBacupari, achachaClusiaceaePossibly a a synonym of Garcinia brasiliensis Mart.(also in the database).40
Gaultheria insana EricaceaePernettya furens. P. furiens.11
Gaultheria myrsinoides EricaceaePernettya prostrata. (Cav.)DC.20
Gaultheria rigida EricaceaePernettya rigida. (Bert.)DC.10
Gillenia stipulataAmerican Ipecacuanna, American ipecacRosaceaePorteranthus stipulatus. (Muhl. ex Willd.)Britt.03
Gillenia trifoliataIndian Physic, Bowman's rootRosaceaePorteranthus trifoliatus. (L.)Britt.03
Glehnia littoralisBei Sha Shen, American silvertopApiaceae or UmbelliferaePhellopterus littoralis. Benth.22
Glyceria borealisSmall floating mannagrassPoaceae or GramineaePanicularia borealis.20
Glyceria fluitansFloating Manna Grass, Water mannagrassPoaceae or GramineaePanicularia fluitans30
Griselinia littoralis CornaceaePukateria littoralis.20
Gynatrix pulchellaHemp BushMalvaceaePlagianthus pulchellus. Sida pulchella.00
Habenaria sparsifloraSparse-flowered bog orchidOrchidaceaePlatanthera sparsiflora.10
Himatanthus sucuubaPlumeria sucuubaApocynaceaePlumeria sucuuba Spruce ex M?ll.Arg.04
Idesia polycarpaIdesiaFlacourtiaceaePolycarpa maximowiczii.10
Ilex glabraInkberryAquifoliaceaePrinos glaber.10
Ilex verticillataWinterberry, Common winterberryAquifoliaceaePrinos verticillata.13
Ipomoea nilJapanese Morning Glory, Whiteedge morning-gloryConvolvulaceaePharbitis nil02
Ipomoea purpureaCommon Morning Glory, Tall morning-gloryConvolvulaceaePharbitis purpurea.02
Isodon japonicus Lamiaceae or LabiataeP. buergeri. P. glaucocalyx japonicus. P. maximowiczii. Ocimum rugosum. Scutellaria japonica.11
Libocedrus uvifera CupressaceaePilgerodendron uvifera.00
Lithocarpus densiflorusTanbark OakFagaceaePasania densiflora. Quercus densiflora.21
Lithocarpus edulis FagaceaePasania edulis. Quercus edulis. Q. glabra. non Thunb. Q. laevigata. non Bl.10
Lithocarpus glaberJapanese OakFagaceaePasania glabra. (Thunb.)Oerst. Quercus glabra. Thunb.10
Lythrum portulaWater Purslane, Spatulaleaf loosestrifeLythraceaePeplis portula.10
Malus baccataChinese Crab, Siberian crab appleRosaceaePyrus baccata.21
Malus floribundaJapanese Crab, Japanese flowering crab appleRosaceaePyrus floribunda. P. pulcherrima.30
Malus ioensisPrairie Crab, Prairie crab apple, Texas crab apple, Prairie CrabappleRosaceaePyrus ioensis.20
Malus pumilaParadise Apple, Common Apple, Apple TreeRosaceaePyrus malus pumila.32
Malus spectabilisChinese Flowering Apple, Asiatic appleRosaceaePyrus spectabilis.30
Mertensia maritimaOyster PlantBoraginaceaePulmonaria maritima.30
Mespilus germanicaMedlarRosaceaePyrus germanica.41
Nabalus albusWhite LettuceAsteraceae or CompositaePrenanthes alba. L.02
Nabalus serpentariusLion's FootAsteraceae or CompositaePrenanthes serpentarium.01
Orthilia secundaSidebells WintergreenPyrolaceaePyrola secunda. L.11
Osmanthus decorus OleaceaePhillyrea decora. P. laurifolia. P. vilmoriniana.00
Pachira insignisMalabar ChestnutMalvaceaeBombax affine (Mart. & Zucc.) Ducke Bombax spectabile Ulbr. Bombax spruceanum Ducke Carolinea affini40
Pachyphragma macrophylla Brassicaceae or CruciferaeThlaspi macrophyllum10
Pachyrhizus ahipaAhipa, Yam beanFabaceae or LeguminosaeDolichos ahipa.30
Pachyrhizus erosusYam Bean, Jicama, Mexican YamFabaceaeCacara bulbosa Rumphius ex Du Petit-Thouars Cacara erosa (L.) Kuntze Cacara palmatiloba (Moc. & Sess40
Pachyrhizus tuberosusJicama, AjipoFabaceae or Leguminosae 30
Pachysandra terminalisJapanese Spurge, Japanese pachysandra, PachysandraBuxaceae 20
Packera aureaGolden Groundsel - Life Root, Golden ragwortAsteraceae or CompositaeCacalia aurea. Cineraria balsamita. Senecio aureus. Senecio gracilis02
Paederia foetidaSkunk VineRubiaceaeApocynum foetidum Burm.f. Gentiana scandens Lour. Hondbesseion tomentosum (Blume) Kuntze Paederia am24
Paederia scandens RubiaceaeP. chinensis. P. wilsonii.12
Paeonia anomala Paeoniaceae 13
Paeonia browniiBrown's PeonyPaeoniaceae 12
Paeonia caucasica Paeoniaceae 01
Paeonia delavayiTree Peony, Dian mu danPaeoniaceae 13
Paeonia emodi Paeoniaceae 12
Paeonia hybrida Paeoniaceae 11
Paeonia japonicaYama-ShakuyakuPaeoniaceae 11
Paeonia lactifloraChinese Peony, PeonyPaeoniaceaeP. albiflora. P. edulis.13
Paeonia luteaTree Peony, Dian mu danPaeoniaceae 13
Paeonia mascula PaeoniaceaeP. corallina. Retz.01
Paeonia obovata Paeoniaceae 03
Paeonia officinalisPeony, Common peonyPaeoniaceae 12
Paeonia ostiiTree PeonyPaeoniaceae 12
Paeonia potaniniiTree PeonyPaeoniaceae 12
Paeonia suffruticosaMoutan, Moutan peony, Tree Peony, Japanese Tree PeonyPaeoniaceaeP. moutan. Sims.12
Paeonia szechuanicaTree PeonyPaeoniaceae 12
Paeonia veitchii Paeoniaceae 03
Palaquium guttaGutta-PerchaSapotaceaeCroixia gutta (Hook.) Baehni Dichopsis borneensis (Burck) Fox Dichopsis gutta (Hook.) Benth. Dichops20
Paliurus ramosissimusMa Jia ZiRhamnaceaeP. aubletii. Benth.02
Paliurus spina-christiChrist's Thorn, Jeruselem thornRhamnaceaeP. aculeata. P. australis. P. virgatus.11
Panax ginsengGinseng, Chinese ginsengAraliaceaeAralia ginseng. Panax chin-seng. Panax verus.25
Panax japonicusJapanese GinsengAraliaceaeP. pseudoginseng japonicus (C.A.Mey.)Hoo.&Tseng. P. repens. Max.11
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