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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

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

Panicum maximum

Crop name: Guinea grass. Green panic grass | Crop type: Pasture plants

Zea mays

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

Myotis riparius

Sorghum bicolor

Crop name: Sweet sorghum | Crop type: Cereals, Fodder plants

Vigna unguiculata

Crop name: Cowpeas | Crop type: Fodder legumes, Green manures

Helianthus annuus

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

Crop name: Sunflowers | Crop type: Fodder plants, Ornamental herbaceous plants

Musa sapientum

Guizotia abyssinica

Crop name: Niger Seed | Crop type: Oilseed plants

Myristica fragrans

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

Vanilla planifolia

Native to Mexico and Central America, Vanilla planifolia or also known as Vanilla is a climbing vine about 10-15 m long. It has aerial roots which support the plant by clinging into trees.

Crop name: Vanilla | Crop type: Spice plants

Citrus paradisi x Poncirus trifoliata

Crop name: Citrumelos

Rubus loganobaccus

Crop name: Loganberries

Althaea longiflora

Ipomoea batatas

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

Crop name: Sweet potatoes | Crop type: Tuberous species

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

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

Eragrostis tef

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

Albizia anthelmintica

Ilex paraguariensis

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

Petroselinum crispum subsp. tuberosum

Crop type: Root vegetables

Coccinia grandis

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

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

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

Benincasa hispida

Crop name: Wax Gourd | Crop type: Cucurbit vegetables

Cedrus atlantica

Crop name: Atlas Deodar | Crop type: Forest trees, Ornamental conifers

Anethum graveolens

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

Crop name: Dill | Crop type: Culinary herbs, Essential oil plants, Medicinal plants, Spice plants

Achillea millefolium

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

Crop name: Yarrow | Crop type: Essential oil plants, Medicinal plants, Ornamental herbaceous plants

Cyperus rotundus

Crop name: Nut Grass | Crop type: Weeds

Azadirachta indica

Azadirachta indica, the Neem trees also know as Nimtree and Indian Lilac is a large deep-rooted fast growing plant with many uses including excellent medicinal properties.

Crop name: Neem | Crop type: Acaricidal plants, Antibacterial plants, Antifungal plants, Antiviral plants, Forest trees, Gum plants, Insecticidal plants, Medicinal plants, Molluscicidal plants, Nematicidal plants, Oilseed plants

Acacia auriculiformis

A useful agroforestry plant with minor edible uses. It can grow to 20m and has a dense round crown. A crooked, gnarly tree good for shade.

Crop name: Ear-Pod Wattle | Crop type: Forest trees

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

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

Agave americana

Bloom Color: White, Yellow. Form: Rounded.

Crop name: Agave | Crop type: Ornamental succulent plants

Piper methysticum

Crop type: Medicinal plants

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

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

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

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

Brassica napus var. napus

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