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Althaea longiflora

Coccinia grandis

Crop name: Ivy Gourd | Crop type: Cucurbit fruits, Medicinal plants

Petroselinum crispum subsp. tuberosum

Crop type: Root vegetables

Cannabis sativa

Crop name: Hemp | Crop type: Fibre plants, Medicinal plants, Nematicidal plants, Oilseed plants

Castanea crenata

Crop name: Japanese Chestnut | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental woody plants

Corymbia citriodora

Lemon-scented gum or Corymbia citriodora is a medium to large evergreen tree with smooth powdery bark that is pale grey, cream or pink in colour.

Crop name: Lemon-Scented Gum | Crop type: Essential oil plants, Forest trees, Ornamental woody plants

Benincasa hispida

Crop name: Wax Gourd | Crop type: Cucurbit vegetables

Calluna vulgaris

Bloom Color: Pink, Purple, Red.
Main Bloom Time: Early fall, Late summer, Mid summer. Form: Rounded, Spreading or horizontal, Upright or erect.

Crop name: Heather

Amaranthus spinosus

The leaves and stems of Amaranthus spinosus are eaten raw or cooked as a spinach. Remove the spines in older plants. Seed are easy to harvest and very nutritious.

Crop name: Spiny Amaranth

Convolvulus arvensis

Crop type: Weeds

Abies alba

Form: Columnar.

Crop name: Silver fir | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental conifers

Brassica napus var. napus

Salix alba

Main Bloom Time: Early spring, Mid spring. Form: Rounded, Upright or erect.

Crop name: White Willow | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental woody plants

Acer campestre

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

Crop name: Field Maple | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental woody plants

Juniperus communis

Common juniper, is a coniferous evergreen shrub or tree with the largest geographical range of any woody plant. Size is very variable from a small prostrate spreading shrub to large trees.

Crop name: Juniper | Crop type: Essential oil plants, Forest trees, Medicinal plants, Ornamental conifers

Capsicum annuum

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

Crop name: Chillies | Crop type: Spice plants

Piper methysticum

Crop type: Medicinal plants

Agave americana

Bloom Color: White, Yellow. Form: Rounded.

Crop name: Agave | Crop type: Ornamental succulent plants

Agave sisalana

Sisal or Agave sisalana belongs in the Asparagaceae family and is native to southern Mexico but largely cultivated in many other countries of the tropics, subtropics, and warm temperate areas for i

Crop name: Sisal | Crop type: Fibre plants

Ilex paraguariensis

Crop name: Mate | Crop type: Medicinal plants, Ornamental woody plants, Stimulant plants

Albizia anthelmintica

Arachis hypogaea

Crop name: Groundnuts | Crop type: Fodder legumes, Oilseed plants

Carica papaya

Papaya or Carica papaya otherwise known as Mam'o or Melon Tree is one of the most popular trees cultivated for its tropical fruits.

Crop name: Pawpaws

Citrus aurantium

Crop name: Sour oranges | Crop type: Essential oil plants, Medicinal plants

Citrus sinensis

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

Crop name: Oranges | Crop type: Essential oil plants

Panicum miliaceum

Crop name: European Millet | Crop type: Fodder plants, Millets

Setaria italica

Crop name: Foxtail millet

Pennisetum glaucum

Crop name: Pearl millet

Litchi chinensis

Litchi chinensis or known in various common names such as litchi, lychee, liechee, liche, lizhi, or lichee is the only known species in the Litchi genus in the Sapindaceae family.

Crop name: Lychees

Citrus limon

Crop name: Lemons | Crop type: Essential oil plants

Brassica oleracea var. gongylodes

Crop name: Kohlrabi

Ficus carica

Bloom Color: Green, Yellow. Main
Bloom Time: Early spring, Late spring, Mid spring. Form: Spreading or horizontal, Upright or erect.

Crop name: Figs

Solanum melongena

Crop name: Aubergines

Phoenix dactylifera

Date Palm or Phoenix dactylifera is an evergreen, flowering palm growing up to 30 m tall and up to 40 cm across. The short trunk has suckers at the base.

Crop name: Dates

Carya illinoinensis

Bloom Color: Yellow.
Main Bloom Time: Early spring, Late spring, Mid spring. Form: Oval, Rounded. Note. Sometimes misspelt as: Carya illinoiensis

Crop name: Pecans | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental woody plants

Cajanus cajan

A woody shrub that reaches only up to 4 m high upon maturity, Pigeon Pea or Cajanus cajan is grown in the tropics and subtropics for various uses.

Crop name: Pigeon peas

Ananas comosus

Pineapple is a succulent, herbaceous, perennial plant. Its leaves are spiky, thick, long, and arranged in spiral forming a rosette of up to 1 m high and 1.5 m wide.

Crop name: Pineapples | Crop type: Fibre plants

Eragrostis tef

Crop name: Tef | Crop type: Millets, Pasture plants

Colocasia esculenta

Believed to be ones of the earliest cultivated root crop, Colocasia esculenta or Taro is a tropical plant characterized by its large fat leaves on the end of upright leaf stalks and its thickened r

Crop name: Taro

Citrus reticulata

Mandarin is a widely cultivated fruit tree in many warm temperate to tropical areas. It is small and evergreen, and grows about 8 m tall. It has axillary thorns.

Crop name: Mandarins | Crop type: Essential oil plants

Ipomoea batatas

Main Bloom Time: Late summer, Mid summer. Form: Spreading or horizontal.

Crop name: Sweet potatoes | Crop type: Tuberous species

Zea mays

Crop name: Maize | Crop type: Fodder plants, Oilseed plants

Brassica campestris var. rapa

Crop name: Turnips | Crop type: Fodder plants

Crotalaria juncea

Crotalaria juncea or commonly known as Sun Hemp is an evergreen shrub that reaches up to 2.5 m in height and 2 m in width. Its stem is erect with silky hairs on the branches.

Crop name: Sunn hemp | Crop type: Fibre plants, Green manures

Raphanus sativus

Crop name: Radishes

Cydonia oblonga

Crop name: Quinces | Crop type: Gum plants

Citrus maxima

Crop name: Pummelos

Punica granatum

Bloom Color: Orange, Red. Main Bloom Time: Early summer, Early spring, Late summer, Late spring, Mid summer, Mid spring. Form: Rounded.

Crop name: Pomegranates | Crop type: Tan plants

Musa paradisiaca

Banana (Musa x paradisiaca), a hybrid between Musa acuminata and Musa balbisiana, is a perennial, herbaceous plant growing about 8 m in height.

Crop name: Bananas

Pistacia vera

Bloom Color: Red. Main Bloom Time: Early spring, Late spring, Mid spring. Form: Oval, Rounded, Spreading or horizontal, Vase.

Crop name: Pistachios

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