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Latin NameCommon NameEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Agrimonia eupatoriaAgrimony, Churchsteeples23
Anaphalis margaritaceaPearly Everlasting, Western pearly everlasting12
Androsace sarmentosaRock Jasmine02
Anthemis tinctoriaYellow Camomile, Golden chamomile, Dyers' Chamomile, Golden Marguerite01
Antirrhinum majusSnapdragon, Garden snapdragon11
Aphanes arvensisParsley Piert, Field parsley piert23
Arabidopsis thalianaThale Cress, Mouseear cress01
Arabis alpinaAlpine Rock Cress, Alpine rockcress20
Arabis caucasicaRock Cress, Wall Rockcress20
Arabis hirsutaHairy rockcress, Mountain rockcress, Creamflower rockcress10
Arabis lyrataRock Cress, Kamchatka rockcress, Lyrate rockcress10
Arabis sagittata 10
Arenaria serpyllifoliaThyme-Leaf Sandwort22
Armeria maritimaSea Thrift, Thrift seapink, California seapink, Interior seapink, Siberian sea thrift11
Asplenium ceterachScale Fern02
Asplenium ruta-murariaWall Rue, Lance asplenium02
Asplenium scolopendriumHart's Tongue Fern02
Asplenium trichomanesMaidenhair Spleenwort, Dense spleenwort, Toothed spleenwort, Brightgreen spleenwort11
Aurinia saxatilisGolden Alyssum, Basket of gold00
Botrychium lunariaCommon Moonwort02
Buddleia davidiiButterfly Bush, Summer Lilac, Butterflybush00
Campanula carpaticaTussock Bellflower, Carpathian Bellflower, Carpathian Harebell30
Campanula carpatica turbinata 30
Campanula cochleariifoliaFairies Thimbles40
Campanula garganicaAdriatic Bellflower30
Campanula latifoliaLarge Campanula, Giant bellflower31
Campanula portenschlagianaAdria Bellflower30
Campanula poscharskyanaTrailing Bellflower40
Cardamine hirsutaHairy Bittercress30
Centella asiaticaGotu Kola, Spadeleaf25
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