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Phalaris canariensis

Crop name: Canary Grass | Crop type: Fodder plants, Millets

Aleurites moluccanus

Candlenut , otherwise known as Kukui Nut Tree, Candleberry, Kemiri, Indian Walnut, Varnish Tree, Nuez dela India, or Buah Keras is a flowering tree that grows up to 25 m tall and has a spreading, i

Crop name: Candle Nut

Pouteria campechiana

Growing up to 10 m high, Pouteria campechiana or Canistel, is a tropical and subtropical fruit tree native to Central and South America.

Crop name: Canistel | Crop type: Tropical tree fruits

Canna indica

Crop name: Indian Shot | Crop type: Fodder plants, Ornamental bulbs, Root vegetables, Starch crops

Physalis peruviana

Crop name: Goldenberry | Crop type: Subtropical small fruits

Averrhoa carambola

Carambola, Averrhoa carambola, is a tropical, evergreen, small tree or shrub native to Southeast Asia and Indian Subcontinent. It reaches up to 5-12 m tall when fully matured.

Crop name: Carambolas

Elettaria cardamomum

Crop name: Cardamoms | Crop type: Essential oil plants, Medicinal plants, Spice plants

Cynara cardunculus

Crop name: Cardoons | Crop type: Weeds

Trifolium incarnatum

Crop name: Crimson Clover | Crop type: Fodder legumes, Green manures

Dianthus caryophyllus

Bloom Color: Orange, Pink, Red, White, Yellow.
Main Bloom Time: Mid summer. Form: Upright or erect.

Crop name: Carnations | Crop type: Ornamental herbaceous plants

Ceratonia siliqua

Bloom Color: Green. Form: Rounded, Vase.

Crop name: Carobs | Crop type: Fodder legumes, Gum plants

Daucus carota

Bloom Color: Purple, White.
Main Bloom Time: Late summer. Form: Upright or erect.

Crop name: Carrots

Anacardium occidentale

A large evergreen tree, Cashew grows up to 10-12 m tall with a short and usually irregularly-shaped trunk. It has spreading branches and a canopy that can spread up to 12 m.

Crop name: Cashews | Crop type: Fatty oil plants, Forest trees, Gum plants

Manihot esculenta

Crop name: Cassava

Cassia leschenaulthiana

Crop type: Green manures

Ricinus communis

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

Crop name: Castor beans | Crop type: Insecticidal plants, Nematicidal plants, Oilseed plants

Brassica oleracea var. botrytis

Crop name: Cauliflowers

Centrosema pubescens

Crop name: Centro | Crop type: Green manures, Pasture legumes

Centrosema plumieri

Crop type: Green manures

Artocarpus integer

Champedak or Artocarpus integer is a fast-growing, tropical tree that reaches up to 35 meters tall and 55 cm trunk diameter when fully matured. It has a dense, rounded crown.

Crop name: Champedak | Crop type: Tropical tree fruits

Sechium edule

Sechium edule or commonly known as Chayote or Choko is a vigorous, perennial vine growing up to 30 m long native to Mesoamerica. It has a tuberous rootstock and heart-shaped leaves.

Crop name: Chayote | Crop type: Cucurbit vegetables

Chenopodium album subsp. borbasii

Chenopodium album var. centrorubrum

Annona cherimola

Cherimoya or Custard Apple is a small deciduous tree that grows up to 6 - 10 m tall. The fruit is cone or heart shaped, has juicy flesh, and can weigh up to 0.5 kg each.

Crop name: Cherimoyas

Prunus avium

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

Crop name: Cherries | Crop type: Forest trees

Castanea sativa

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

Cicer arietinum

Crop name: Chickpeas

Ziziphus jujuba

Crop name: Jujube | Crop type: Forest trees, Medicinal plants, Tropical tree fruits

Allium chinense

Crop name: Rakkyo | Crop type: Bulbous vegetables, Medicinal plants

Pyrus pyrifolia

Crop name: Sand Pear | Crop type: Pome fruits

Coleus rotundifolius

Crop type: Ornamental foliage plants, Root vegetables

Eleocharis dulcis

Crop name: Chinese Water Chestnut | Crop type: Root vegetables

Allium schoenoprasum

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

Crop name: Chives | Crop type: Culinary herbs

Chrysobalanus icaco

Coco Plum or Chysobalanus icaco is a widely cultivated food plant commonly found near sea beaches and inland. It is a small evergreen tree or a shrub that grows up to 6 m tall.

Crop name: Coco Plum | Crop type: Tropical tree fruits

Astragalus cicer

Cinnamomum verum

Cinnamomum verum or Cinnamon is a small evergreen tree native to Sri Lanka. It is usually 10 to 15 m in height and is a slow-growing plant.

Crop name: Cinnamon | Crop type: Essential oil plants, Medicinal plants, Spice plants

Rubus chamaemorus

Crop name: Cloudberry | Crop type: Temperate small fruits

Syzygium aromaticum

Clove, Syzygium aromaticum, is a tropical and evergreen tree growing up to 20 m in height and 30 cm in trunk diameter. It has clusters of bright red flowers located on the ends of branches.

Crop name: Cloves | Crop type: Antibacterial plants, Antifungal plants, Essential oil plants, Insecticidal plants, Medicinal plants, Spice plants

Cyamopsis tetragonoloba

Cluster Bean or Guar is a legume with a nitrogen-fixing capability due to its symbiotic relationship with certain soil bacteria. It is used in crop rotation to replenish the soil.

Crop name: Cluster beans | Crop type: Vegetable legumes

Theobroma cacao

Theobroma cacao or Cacao is a small, evergreen tree about 8 m in height and 30 cm in trunk diameter. It is native to Central and South America.

Crop name: Cocoa | Crop type: Oilseed plants, Stimulant plants

Citrullus colocynthis

A desert vine resembles the common watermelon vine, but with small, hard fruits with a bitter pulp. Vine-like stems spread in all directions for a few meters.

Crop name: Perennial egusi | Crop type: Cucurbit vegetables, Medicinal plants, Oilseed plants

Bambusa vulgaris

Common bamboo or Bambusa vulgaris is a large, tropical, spineless bamboo that can grow up to 20 m tall and up to 10 cm across at the base.

Crop name: Common Bamboo

Sambucus canadensis

Sambucus canadensis, commonly called American elder, is native to eastern North America. The Royal Horticultural Society currently lists American elder as Sambucus nigra var. canadensis.

Crop name: American Elder | Crop type: Ornamental woody plants, Temperate tree fruits

Scolymus hispanicus

Possibly Scolymus grandiflorus and Scolymus hispanicus are the same plant. Scolymus grandiflorus being a synonym

Crop name: Common goldenthistle | Crop type: Root vegetables

Betula pendula

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

Crop name: Silver Birch | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental woody plants

Vicia sativa

Crop name: Winter Tares | Crop type: Fodder legumes, Green manures

Erythrina fusca

Other common names include purple coraltree, gallito, bois immortelle, and bucayo among others.

Crop name: Coral Bean

Passiflora suberosa

Valerianella locusta

Crop name: Corn Salad | Crop type: Leafy vegetables

Gossypium arboreum

Crop name: Cotton | Crop type: Fibre plants

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