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Index of Common Names: U
Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Agrostis perennansUpland Bent, Upland bentgrassPoaceae or Gramineae 10
Aletris farinosaUnicorn Root - Colic Root, White colicrootLiliaceaeAletris alba Michx. Aletris lucida Raf.13
Amelanchier utahensisUtah Serviceberry, Coville's serviceberryRosaceaeA. prunifolia. A. rubescens.31
Aralia cordataUdoAraliaceaeA. edulis. A. nutans.42
Astronium urundeuvaUrundayAnacardiaceaeMyracrodruon urundeuva Allem?o04
Chasmanthium latifoliumIndian Woodoats, Wild Oats Grass, North American Wild Oats, Northern Sea Oats, Spanglegrass River OaPoaceae or GramineaeUniola palmeri. Vasey.10
Cynometra alexandriUganda ironwood, MuhimbiFabaceaeCynometra sankuruensis Vermoesen00
Darmera peltataUmbrella Plant, Indian rhubarb, Indian Rubarb, Indian RubarbSaxifragaceaePeltiphyllum peltatum. (Torr.)Engl. Saxifraga peltata.20
Diphylleia cymosaUmbrella Leaf, American umbrellaleafBerberidaceae 02
Diphylleia sinensisUmbrella LeafBerberidaceae 02
Disporum sessileJapanese Fairy BellsColchicaceaeUvularia sessile.10
Disporum viridescens ColchicaceaeUvularia viridescens.10
Eleutherococcus sieboldianusUkogi, Five Leafed AraliaAraliaceaeAcanthopanax pentaphylla. A. spinosus. Aralia pentaphylla.30
Eucryphia cordifoliaUlmoEucryphiaceae 00
Gynerium sagittatumUva GrassPoaceaeAira gigantea Steud. Arundo fastuosa Willd. ex Steud. Arundo rugii Molina Arundo saccharoides (Humb. & Bonpl.) Poir Arundo sagittata (Aubl.) Pers. Cynodon gynerium Raspail Gynerium levyi E.Fourn. Gynerium parviflorum Nees Gynerium procerum P.Beauv. Gynerium saccharoides Humb. & Bonpl. Saccharum sagittatum Aubl.02
Laportea canadensisCanadian Wood NettleUrticaceaeUrtica canadensis.31
Lonicera utahensisUtah HoneysuckleCaprifoliaceae 11
Manicaria sacciferaUbussu, Troolie PalmArecaceaeManicaria atricha Burret Manicaria martiana Burret Manicaria plukenetii Griseb. & H.Wendl. Pilophora22
Oreocnide integrifoliaWild RheaUrticaceaeUrtica acuminata Roxb. Villebrunea integrifolia Gaudich.00
Oxandra laurifoliaYaya, lancewoodAnnonaceaeUvaria laurifolia Sw.00
Panicum maximumGuinea grass. Green panic grassPoaceaeUrochloa maxima (Jacq.) R.D.Webster Megathyrsus maximus (Jacq.) B.K.Simon & S.W.L.Jacobs Panicum polygamum Sw. Panicum laeve Lam. Panicum jumentorum Pers. Panicum scaberrimum Lag. Panicum compressum Biv. Panicum heynei Roth Panicum poiforme Willd. ex Spreng. Panicum sparsum Schumach. Panicum airoides Flüggé ex Nees Panicum teff Desv. Panicum eburneum Trin. Panicum confine Hochst. ex A.Rich. Milium arundinaceum J.Koenig ex Steud. Panicum hirsutissimum Steud. Panicum pamplemoussense Steud. Panicum praelongum Steud. Panicum trichocondylum Steud. Panicum praticola Salzm. ex Döll Panicum trichoglume K.Schum. Panicum tephrosanthum Hack. Panicum giganteum Mez Panicum bivonianum Brullo Megathyrsus bivonanus (Brullo, Miniss., Scelsi & Spamp.) Verloove12
Poraqueiba sericeaUmariIcacinaceaePoraqueiba acuminata Miers40
Proboscidea louisianicaUnicorn Plant, Ram's hornMartyniaceaeP. louisiana. Martynia louisiana.20
Rubus invisusUpland dewberryRosaceae 20
Rubus pergratusupland blackberryRosaceae 20
Salix commutataundergreen willowSalicaceae 12
Sarcocornia utahensisUtah Pickleweed,Utah SwampfireChenopodiaceaeSalicornia utahensis. Sarcocornia pacifica (Standl.) A.J. Scott var. utahensis (Tidestr.) Munz10
Sciadopitys verticillataUmbrella Pine, Japanese Umbrella PineSciadoptyaceae 00
Semiarundinaria murielaeUmbrella BambooPoaceae or GramineaeArundinaria murielae.00
Thamnocalamus spathaceusUmbrella BambooPoaceae or GramineaeFargesia spathacea.00
Torilis japonicaUpright Hedge Parsley, Erect hedgeparsleyApiaceae or UmbelliferaeT. anthriscus. Caucalis anthriscus.21
Uapaca kirkianaWild LoquatPhyllanthaceaeUapaca albida De Wild. Uapaca benguelensis M?ll.Arg. Uapaca goetzei Pax Uapaca greenwayi Suesseng. U42
Ugni molinaeUñi, Chilean guavaMyrtaceaeEugenia ugni. Ugni molinae.50
Ulmus americanaAmerican Elm, Gray Elm, Water ElmUlmaceaeU. floridana.22
Ulmus glabraWych Elm, Table-top Scotch Elm, Scotch ElmUlmaceaeU. campestre. pro parte. U. montana. U. scabra.32
Ulmus japonicaJapanese ElmUlmaceaeU. propinqua. Koidz.21
Ulmus parvifoliaChinese Elm, Lacebark ElmUlmaceaeU. chinensis.21
Ulmus proceraEnglish ElmUlmaceaeU. campestre. pro parte. U. glabra pubescens. U. surculosa.32
Ulmus rubraSlippery ElmUlmaceaeU. fulva. Michx. Ulmus crispa. Willd. Ulmus pendula. Willd.25
Ulmus thomasiiRock ElmUlmaceaeU. racemosa. Thomas.10
Ulmus villosaCherry Bark ElmUlmaceaeU. laevigata.10
Umbilicus rupestrisPennywortCrassulaceaeU. pedulinus. Cotyledon umbilicus-veneris.31
Urera bacciferaNettle Tree, Chichaste, OrtigaUrticaceaeUrera armigera (C.Presl) Miq. Urera denticulata Miq. Urera horrida (Kunth) Miq. Urera rugosa Rusby U02
Urginea maritimaSea Squill, Red squillHyacinthaceaeU. anthericoides. U. scilla. Drimia maritima.03
Urtica dioicaStinging Nettle, California nettleUrticaceaeUrtica galeopsifolia55
Urtica gracilisStinging NettleUrticaceaeU. dioica gracilis.33
Urtica lyalliiStinging NettleUrticaceaeU. dioica lyallii.33
Urtica proceraStinging Nettle, California nettleUrticaceaeU. dioica gracilis. (Ait.)Seland.32
Vaccinium simulatumupland highbush blueberryEricaceaeCyanococcus simulatus. Vaccinium stamineum sericeum20
Vachellia tortilisUmbrella ThornFabaceaeAcacia heteracantha Burch. Acacia raddiana Savi. Acacia spirocarpa Hochst. ex A.Rich. Acacia tortili22
Veronica undulataUndulate speedwellScrophulariaceae 11
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