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Index of Common Names: H
Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Abelmoschus esculentusOkraMalvaceaeHibiscus esculentus. L.43
Abelmoschus manihotAibikaMalvaceaeHibiscus manihot.21
Abelmoschus moschatusMusk Mallow,Musk OkraMalvaceaeHibiscus abelmoschus.23
Abies spectabilisHimalayan FirPinaceaeA. webbiana.02
Acer carpinifoliumHornbeam MapleAceraceae 20
Acer crataegifoliumHawthorn-Leaved MapleAceraceae 00
Acrotriche serrulataHoneypotsEpacridaceae 00
Actaea spicataHerb Christopher, BaneberryRanunculaceae 01
Aesculus hippocastanumHorse Chestnut, European Horsechestnut, Common HorsechestnutHippocastanaceaeAesculus asplenifolia. Aesculus castanea. Aesculus memmingeri. Aesculus procera.34
Agastache canaHoary Balm Of Gilead, Mosquito plantLamiaceae or LabiataeCedronella cana.20
Agave fourcroydesHenequenAsparagaceaeAgave rigida elongata Baker Agave sullivanii Trel.01
Agrimonia parvifloraHarvestliceRosaceae 02
Agrimonia pilosaHairy AgrimonyRosaceaeA. dahurica.23
Ajuga ivaHerb IvyLamiaceae or Labiatae 01
Alcea roseaHollyhockMalvaceaeAlthaea rosea.32
Allium acuminatumHooker's Onion, Tapertip onionAlliaceae 32
Amphicarpaea bracteataHog Peanut, American hogpeanutFabaceae or LeguminosaeA. monoica. (L.)Ell. Falcata comosa. (L.)Kuntze.51
Amphicarpaea pitcheriHog PeanutFabaceae or LeguminosaeA. bracteata comosa. (L.)Fern. Falcata pitcheri. (Torr.&Gray.)Kuntze.50
Anemopsis californicaYerba MansaSaururaceaeHouttuynia californica.22
Arabis hirsutaHairy rockcress, Mountain rockcress, Creamflower rockcressBrassicaceae or Cruciferae 10
Aralia spinosaHercule's Club, Aralia spinosa, American Angelica Tree, Hercules' Club, Devil's Walking StickAraliaceae 22
Arctostaphylos columbianaHairy ManzanitaEricaceaeA. tomentosa. non Pursh.21
Armoracia rusticanaHorseradish, Red ColeBrassicaceae or CruciferaeArmoracia armoracia. Armoracia rustica. Cardamine armoracia. Rorippa armoracia.33
Arnica cordifoliaHeartleaf ArnicaAsteraceae or Compositae 02
Arnica fulgensHillside Arnica, Foothill arnicaAsteraceae or Compositae 02
Asplenium bulbiferumHen And Chicken Fern, Parsley Fern, Mother SpleenwortPolypodiaceae 10
Asplenium scolopendriumHart's Tongue FernPolypodiaceaePhyllitis scolopendrium. (L.)Newman. Scolopendrium officinale. S. vulgaris.02
Astragalus chinensisHua Huang Qi, Chinese milkvetchFabaceae or Leguminosae 02
Astragalus membranaceusHuang QiFabaceae or LeguminosaeAstragalus propinquus05
Atriplex hastataHastate OrachChenopodiaceaeA. deltoidea.30
Avena orientalisHungarian OatPoaceae or GramineaeA. sativa orientalis. Hook.f.31
Bacopa monnieriHerb of Grace, Brahmi, Smooth Water HyssopPlantaginaceaeAnisocalyx limnanthiflorus (L.) Hance Bacopa micromonnieria (Griseb.) B.L.Rob. Bacopa micromonnieria34
Balsamorhiza incanaHoary BalsamrootAsteraceae or CompositaeB. floccosa. B. hookeri incana.31
Bambusa multiplexHedge Bamboo, Chinese Goddess BambooPoaceae or GramineaeB. argentea. B. glaucescens. B. nana. Leleba multiplex.20
Begonia grandis evansianaHardy BegoniaBegoniaceaeB. evansiana. Andr.02
Blechnum spicantHard Fern, Deer fernBlechnaceaeLomaria spicant.21
Bletilla striataHyacinth Orchid, Urn orchid, Hyacinth Bletilla, Hardy Orchid, Chinese Ground OrchidOrchidaceaeBletia hyacinthina.03
Brassica juncea integrifolia rugosaHead MustardBrassicaceaeNo synonyms are recorded for this name.42
Brassica juncea rugosaHead MustardBrassicaceae or Cruciferae 42
Bromus ramosusHairy BromePoaceae or GramineaeZerna ramosa. (Huds.)Lindm.01
Bupleurum rotundifoliumHare's EarApiaceae or Umbelliferae 10
Burretiodendron hsienmuHsienmu woodMalvaceaeBurretiodendron tonkinense (Gagnep.) Kosterm. Excentrodendron hsienmu (Chun & F.C.How) Hung T.Chang00
Calluna vulgarisHeather, Scotch HeatherEricaceaeErica vulgaris.22
Calocedrus decurrensIncense Cedar, California Incense CedarCupressaceaeHeyderia decurrens. Libocedrus decurrens. Thuja gigantea. non Nutt.11
Calystegia sepiumHedge Bindweed, Hedge false bindweed, Appalachia false bindweed, Bingham's false bindweedConvolvulaceaeConvolvulus sepium.21
Campanula persicifoliaHarebell, Peachleaf bellflowerCampanulaceaeC. crystalocalyx.40
Campanula rotundifoliaHarebell, Bluebell bellflowerCampanulaceae 11
Cannabis sativaHemp, MarijuanaCannabidaceaeCannabis indica Lam. Cannabis ruderalis Janisch.44
Cardamine hirsutaHairy BittercressBrassicaceae or CruciferaeArabis heterophylla G.Forst. ex DC. Cardamine angulata Regel [Illegitimate]. Cardamine borbonica Boj30
Cardaria drabaHoary Cress, WhitetopBrassicaceae or CruciferaeLepidium draba.21
Cardiospermum halicacabumHeart Seed, Balloon vineSapindaceaeCardiospermum acuminatum Miq. Cardiospermum corycodes Kunze. Cardiospermum glabrum Schumach. & Thonn12
Carex hirtaHammer sedgeCyperaceae 11
Carpinus betulusHornbeam, European hornbeam, Common Hornbeam, European HornbeamBetulaceae 02
Carpobrotus acinaciformisHottentot FigAizoaceaeMesembryanthemum acinaciforme.20
Carpobrotus edulisHottentot Fig,AizoaceaeMesembryanthemum edulis.22
Ceanothus purpureusHollyleaf CeanothusRhamnaceae 00
Celtis occidentalisHackberry, Common hackberryUlmaceae 31
Centella asiaticaGotu Kola, SpadeleafApiaceae or UmbelliferaeHydrocotyle asiatica. L. H. cordifolia. H. repanda.25
Centrolobium sclerophyllumHard leaved tararaFabaceaeNo synonyms are recorded for this name.00
Ceratophyllum demersumHornwort, Coon's tailCeratophyllaceae 11
Chenopodium nuttalliaeHuauzontle, Nuttall's goosefootChenopodiaceae 40
Cinchona micranthaHuanncoZygophyllaceaeCinchona affinis Wedd.04
Clematis douglasiiHairy ClematisRanunculaceaeC. hirsutissima. Pursh.01
Clematis microphyllaHeadachevineRanunculaceae 01
Conium maculatumHemlock, Poison hemlockApiaceae or Umbelliferae 12
Conringia orientalisHare's Ear MustardBrassicaceae or CruciferaeBrassica orientalis. Erysimum orientale. non Mill. E. perfoliatum.20
Copaifera guyanensisHoepel, Guyanense CopaibaFabaceaeCopaiba guianensis Kuntze Copaifera beyrichii Hayne ex Baker Copaifera bijuga Hayne Copaiva guianens24
Copaifera multijugaHayne oil, Copaiba,FabaceaeNo synonyms are recorded for this name.14
Coptis chinensisHuang LianRanunculaceae 03
Corylus avellanaHazel, Common filbert, European Filbert, Harry Lauder's Walking Stick, Corkscrew Hazel, HazelnutBetulaceae 52
Corylus feroxHimalayan Hazel, Tibetan hazelnutBetulaceae 20
Corylus sieboldiana mandschuricaHairy hazel, Japanese hazelnut,BetulaceaeC. mandschurica.30
Crataegus holmesianaHolmes' hawthornRosaceae 42
Crataegus monogynaHawthorn, Oneseed hawthornRosaceae 35
Crataegus nigraHungarian HawthornRosaceae 22
Crinum bulbispermumHardy swamplilyAmaryllidaceaeC. longifolium. C. capense.10
Cryptotaenia canadensisHonewort, Canadian honewortApiaceae or Umbelliferae 30
Cucumis melo inodorusHoneydew MelonCucurbitaceae 42
Cucumis metuliferusHorned Cucumber, African horned cucumberCucurbitaceae 22
Cupressus torulosaHimalayan CypressCupressaceae 00
Cynoglossum officinaleHound's Tongue, GypsyflowerBoraginaceae 12
Cyphomandra hartwegiiHartweg's cyphomandra,CalylophusSolanaceae 30
Cyrtomium falcatumHolly Fern, Japanese netvein hollyfern, Japanese HollyDryopteridaceae 01
Dalbergia monticolaHazovola, tsiandalana, voamboanaFabaceae 00
Dalbergia stevensoniiHonduras RosewoodFabaceae 00
Decemium appendiculatumWaterleafHydrophyllaceaeHydrophyllum appendiculatum. Michx.10
Dictyosperma albumHurricane Palm, Princess Palm, Red PalmArecaceaeAreca alba Bory Areca aurea Van Houtte Areca borbonica Kunth Areca furfuracea H.Wendl. Areca lactea42
Dyera costulataHill JelutongApocynaceaeAlstonia costulata Miq. Alstonia eximia Miq. Alstonia grandifolia Miq. Dyera laxiflora Hook.f.01
Eclipta prostrataHan Lian Cao, False daisyAsteraceae or CompositaeE. alba. (L.)Hassk.13
Ephedra altissimaHigh-climbing jointfirEphedraceae 13
Ericameria parishiiHeath Goldenrod, Parish's rabbitbrushAsteraceae or CompositaeChrysoma parishii. Haplopappus parishii. (Greene)Blake.11
Erigenia bulbosaHarbinger Of SpringApiaceae or Umbelliferae 21
Eriodictyon trichocalyxHairy Yerba SantaHydrophyllaceae 11
Erythronium hendersoniiHenderson's Fawn LilyLiliaceae 20
Erythronium howelliiHowell's Fawn LilyLiliaceae 20
Euonymus hamiltonianusHamilton's spindletreeCelastraceae 10
Eupatorium cannabinumHemp AgrimonyAsteraceae or Compositae 03
Eupatorium hyssopifoliumHyssopleaf thoroughwortAsteraceae or Compositae 01
Fragaria moschataHautbois StrawberryRosaceaeF. elatior.30
Fraxinus chinensis rhynchophyllaHua Qu LiuOleaceaeF. bungeana. non DC. F. rhyncophylla. Hance.02
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