Now available: PLANTS FOR YOUR FOOD FOREST: an important new book from PFAF. It focuses on the attributes of plants suitable for food forests, what each can contribute to a food forest ecosystem, including carbon sequestration, and the kinds of foods they yield. The book suggests that community and small-scale food forests can provide a real alternative to intensive industrialised agriculture, and help to combat the many inter-related environmental crises that threaten the very future of life on Earth. More >>>

Follow Us:
Search for: Boraginaceae
Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Alkanna tinctoriaAlkanet, AlkannaBoraginaceaeAnchusa tinctoria.12
Amsinckia lycopsoidesTarweed FiddleneckBoraginaceaeA. parviflora.10
Amsinckia tesselataBristly FiddleneckBoraginaceae 10
Anchusa azureaAnchusa, Italian buglossBoraginaceaeA. italica.21
Anchusa officinalisAlkanet, Common buglossBoraginaceae 21
Arnebia benthamii BoraginaceaeMacrotomia benthamii.01
Arnebia euchroma BoraginaceaeMacrotomia euchroma. Royle.02
Borago officinalisBorage, Common borage,Cool-tankard, TailwortBoraginaceaeBorago advena, Borago aspera, Borago hortensis33
Buglossoides arvensisField Gromwell, Corn gromwellBoraginaceaeAegonychon arvense (L.) Gray; Buglossoides arvensis f. cyanea R.Fern; Lithospermum arvense L; Margar11
Carmona retusaFukien Tea, Philippine tea treeBoraginaceaeCarmona heterophylla Cav. Carmona microphylla (Lam.) G.Don Cordia retusa Vahl Ehretia buxifolia Roxb24
123456
Search by name:         
© 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