Please donate to support our ‘Plants to Save the Planet’ Project. The Project is directed at enabling designers of ‘carbon farms’ and ‘food forests’: agroecosystems of perennial plants, to choose the most appropriate plants for their requirements and site conditions. We are working on a subset of plants in the PFAF database identified as having the most potential for inclusion in such designs. We are adding search terms and icons to those plants pages, and providing a range of search options aligned to categories of plants and crop yields, with Help facilities including videos. More >>>

Follow Us:
Latin NameCommon NameEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Acer saccharumSugar Maple, Florida Maple, Hard Maple, Rock Maple42
Arthrocnemum fruticosumGlasswort10
Atriplex canescensGrey Sage Brush, Fourwing saltbush41
Dryopteris filix-masMale Fern24
Polypodium vulgarePolypody, Adders Fern, Golden Maidenhair Fern, Wall Fern, Common Polypod Fern23
Salicornia europaeaGlasswort30
Salicornia quinquefloraChicken Claws10
Salicornia virginicaVirginia Glasswort11
Salsola kaliSaltwort, Russian thistle32
Salsola sodaBarilla Plant. Oppositeleaf Russian Thistle10
Suaeda fruticosaShrubby Seablite21
Suaeda maritimaSea Blite, Herbaceous seepweed, Rich's seepweed30
© 2010, Plants For A Future. Plants For A Future is a charitable company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales. Charity No. 1057719, Company No. 3204567. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License. Some information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be modified (but some can). Please view the copyright link for more information.
Web Design & Management