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Pinus sylvestris

Bloom Color: Yellow. Main Bloom Time: Early spring, Late spring, Mid spring. Form: Oval, Pyramidal.

Crop name: Scot's Pine | Crop type: Essential oil plants, Forest trees, Ornamental conifers

Juglans nigra

Bloom Color: Unknown. Main Bloom Time: Early spring, Late spring, Mid spring. Form: Rounded.

Crop name: Black Walnut | Crop type: Forest trees

Sinapis alba

Crop name: Mustard | Crop type: Oilseed plants, Spice plants

Coccoloba uvifera

Crop type: Ornamental woody plants

Flacourtia indica

Crop type: Ornamental woody plants

Irvingia gabonensis

Irvingia gabonensis or commonly known as Dika Nut is a large, evergreen tree with a dense and compact canopy.

Crop name: Dika Nut | Crop type: Oilseed plants

Morus nigra

Crop name: Mulberries

Passiflora quadrangularis

Passiflora quadrangularis or commonly known as Giant Granadilla is a fast-growing tropical vine with fleshy tubers. It can be up to 15m long.

Crop name: Giant Granadilla | Crop type: Ornamental woody plants

Physalis angulata

Crop name: Cutleaf Ground Cherry

Piper nigrum

Piper nigrum or commonly known as Black Pepper is a perennial flowering woody vine growing about 8-10 m long and commonly found in East Asia.

Crop name: Black pepper | Crop type: Essential oil plants, Insecticidal plants, Spice plants

Prunus mume

Bloom Color: Pink, White. Main Bloom Time: Early spring, Mid spring. Form: Rounded, Vase.

Crop name: Japanese Apricot

Ziziphus mauritiana

Crop name: Jujube | Crop type: Tropical tree fruits

Quercus ilex

Bloom Color: Brown. Main Bloom Time: Early spring, Late spring, Mid spring. Form: Rounded.

Crop name: Holly Oak | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental woody plants, Tan plants

Quercus robur

Crop name: Pedunculate Oak | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental woody plants

Salix fragilis

Crop name: Crack Willow

Sorbus aucuparia

Bloom Color: White. Main Bloom Time: Early spring, Late spring, Mid spring. Form: Oval, Upright or erect.

Crop name: Mountain Ash | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental woody plants

Tilia americana

Bloom Color: Green, Yellow. Main Bloom Time: Early summer, Late summer, Mid summer. Form: Oval, Pyramidal.

Crop name: American Basswood | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental woody plants

Trigonella foenum-graecum

Crop name: Fenugreek | Crop type: Culinary herbs, Fodder legumes, Medicinal plants, Spice plants

Thespesia populnea

Thespesia populnea, otherwise known as Portia Tree, Eden Apple, Pacific Rosewood, or Indian Tulip Tree, is a flowering species belonging in the Malvaceae family.

Crop name: Portia Tree

Lupinus albus

Crop name: White Lupin | Crop type: Fodder legumes, Green manures

Petroselinum crispum

Bloom Color: Green, Red, White, Yellow. Main Bloom Time: Early summer, Early fall, Early winter, Late summer, Late fall, Mid summer, Mid fall. Form: Upright or erect.

Crop name: Parsley | Crop type: Culinary herbs, Essential oil plants

Sapium sebiferum

Bloom Color: Yellow. Main Bloom Time: Early spring, Late spring, Mid spring. Form: Oval.

Crop name: Vegetable Tallow | Crop type: Forest trees, Medicinal plants, Oilseed plants, Ornamental woody plants

Vitellaria paradoxa

Vitellaria paradoxa, or commonly known as Shea Butter Tree is a deciduous tree with a spreading crown and grows about 25 m in height.

Crop name: Shea Butter Tree | Crop type: Oilseed plants

Ensete ventricosum

Crop name: Ethiopian banana

Malpighia glabra

Found in Central America, Malpighia glabra or commonly known as Escobillo is a tropical, evergreen, small fruit tree or shrub growing up to 3 m tall.

Crop name: Escobillo | Crop type: Subtropical tree fruits

Vigna angularis

Vigna angularis, commonly known as Adzuki Bean or Red Mung Bean, is an annual vine in East Asia and the Himalayas. It grows usually about 30-90 cm in height.

Crop name: Adzuki Bean | Crop type: Fodder legumes, Grain legumes

Aegle marmelos

Aegle marmelos - Bael Tree, Golden Apple or Bengal Quince – is a mid-size, slow-growing deciduous tree native to India growing up to 18m in the right conditions.

Crop name: Bael Tree | Crop type: Antifungal plants, Medicinal plants, Subtropical tree fruits

Azolla pinnata

Red Azolla is a small, floating fern - one of only six, free-floating, aquatic fern species. It grows from 1 cm to 2.5 cm wide and is a bright green colour.

Crop name: Water Fern | Crop type: Green manures

Dioscorea bulbifera

Dioscorea bulbifera or commonly known as Aerial Yam is a perennial, non-spiny, climbing plant up to 10 m long. It has a woody, tuberous rootstock and heart-shaped broad leaves.

Crop name: Aerial Yam | Crop type: Medicinal plants

Akebia trifoliata

Bloom Color: Purple, Red
Main Bloom Time: Early spring, Late spring, Mid spring. Form: Variable height, Variable spread.

Crop name: Akebia | Crop type: Temperate small fruits

Pinus halepensis

Bloom Color: Yellow. Main Bloom Time: Early spring, Late spring, Mid spring. Form: Irregular or sprawling, Upright or erect.

Crop name: Aleppo Pine | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental conifers

Allium scorodoprasum

Crop name: Rocambole | Crop type: Bulbous vegetables

Prunus dulcis

Crop name: Almonds

Amaranthus blitum subsp. emarginatus

Amaranthus caudatus

Crop name: Love Lies Bleeding | Crop type: Leafy vegetables, Ornamental herbaceous plants, Pseudocereals

Amaranthus cruentus

Crop name: Purple Amaranth | Crop type: Leafy vegetables, Pseudocereals

Amaranthus dubius

Crop name: Spleen Amaranth | Crop type: Leafy vegetables

Amaranthus flavus

Crop type: Leafy vegetables

Amaranthus graecizans

Crop name: Spreading Pigweed | Crop type: Leafy vegetables

Amaranthus hybridus

The nutritious mildly flavoured leaves and young seedlings can be eaten raw or cooked and used as a spinach substitute. Seeds are used as a cereal substitute and used in porridges and bread.

Crop name: Rough Pigweed | Crop type: Leafy vegetables, Ornamental herbaceous plants, Weeds

Amaranthus leucocarpus

Crop type: Leafy vegetables, Pseudocereals

Amaranthus retroflexus

If you want to grow amaranth as a grain Amaranthus retroflexus is a good option. Seeds are eaten raw or cooked.

Crop name: Pigweed | Crop type: Leafy vegetables, Weeds

Amaranthus tricolor

Bloom Color: Red.
Main Bloom Time: Early summer, Late summer, Mid summer. Form: Pyramidal, Upright or erect.

Crop name: Chinese Spinach | Crop type: Leafy vegetables, Ornamental herbaceous plants

Amaranthus viridis

An excellent substitute for spinach. Leaves, the leafy stems and flower clusters are cooked and have a mild flavour. The seed is cooked whole.

Crop name: Calalu | Crop type: Leafy vegetables

Castanea dentata

Crop name: American Sweet Chestnut | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental woody plants, Tan plants

Tilia amurensis

Agastache foeniculum

Crop name: Anise Hyssop

Bixa orellana

Borassus aethiopium, otherwise known as African Fan Palm, Borassus Palm, or African Palmyra Palm, is a bottle shaped and smooth palm that can reach up to 25 m high when fully matured.

Crop name: Annatto (Lipstick Plant | Crop type: Dye plants

Annona cacans

Crop type: Tropical tree fruits

Annona macroprophyllata

Crop type: Tropical tree fruits

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