ALPHABETICAL LIST OF CROPS WITH BOTANICAL NAME

Common Name

Scientific Name

Abaca(Manilahemp)

Musatextilis                                  

Alfalfaforfodder

Medicagosativa

Alfalfaforseed

Medicagosativa

Almond

Prunusdulcis

Aniseseeds

Pimpinellaanisum

Apple

Malussylvestris

Apricot

Prunusarmeniaca

Areca(betelnut)

Arecacatechu

Arracha

Arracaciaxanthorrhiza

Arrowroot

Marantaarundinacea

Artichoke

Cynarascolymus

Asparagus

Asparagusofficinalis

Avocado

Perseaamericana

 

Bajra(Pearlmillet)

 

Pennisetumamericanum

Bambaragroundnut

Vignasubterranea

Banana

Musaparadisiaca

Barley

Hordeumvulgare

Beans,dry,edible,forgrains

Phaseolusvulgaris

Beans,harvestedgreen

PhaseolusandVignaspp.

Beet, fodder(mangel)

Beta vulgaris

Beet, red

Beta vulgaris

Beet, sugar

Beta vulgaris

Beet, sugarforfodder

Beta vulgaris

Beet, sugarforseeds

Beta vulgaris

Bergamot

Citrusbergamia

Betel nut

Arecacatechu

Blackpepper

Pipernigrum

Blackwattle

Acaciamearnsii

Blackberriesof variousspecies

Rubusspp.

Blueberry

Vacciniumspp.

Brazilnut

Bertholletiaexcelsa

Breadfruit

Artocarpusaltilis

Broadbean,dry

Viciafaba

Broadbean,harvestedgreen

Viciafaba

Broccoli

Brassicaoleraceavar.botrytis

Broommillet

Sorghumbicolor

Broomsorghum

Sorghumbicolor

Brusselssprouts

Brassicaoleraceavar.gemmifera

Buckwheat

Fagopyrumesculentum

 

Cabbage(red,white,Savoy)

 

Brassicaoleraceavar.capitata

Cabbage,Chinese

Brassicachinensis

Cabbage,forfodder

Brassicaspp.

Cacao(cocoa)

Theobromacacao

Cantaloupe

Cucumismelo

Carawayseeds

Carumcarvi

Cardamom

Elettariacardamomum

Cardoon

Cynaracardunculus

Carob

Ceratoniasiliqua

Carrot,edible

Daucuscarotassp.sativa

Carrot,forfodder

Daucuscarotassp.sativa

Cashewnuts

Anacardiumoccidentale

Cassava(manioc)

Manihotesculenta

Castorbean

Ricinuscommunis

Cauliflower

Brassicaoleraceavar.botrytis

Celeriac

Apiumgraveolensvar.rapaceum

Celery

Apiumgraveolens

Chayote

Sechiumedule

Cherry(all varieties)

Prunusspp.

Chestnut

Castaneasativa

Chickpea(grampea)

Cicerarietinum

Chicory

Cichoriumintybus

Chicoryforgreens

Cichoriumintybus

Chili,dry(all varieties)

Capsicumspp.(annuum)

Chili,fresh(all varieties)

Capsicumspp.(annuum)

Cinnamon

Cinnamomumverum

Citron

Citrusmedica

Citronella

Cymbopogoncitrates/Cymbopogonnardus

Clementine

Citrusreticulata

Clove

Eugeniaaromatica(Syzygiumaromaticum)

Cloverforfodder(all varieties)

Trifoliumspp.

Cloverforseed(all varieties)

Trifoliumspp.

Cocoa(cacao)

Theobromacacao

Coconut

Cocosnucifera

Cocoyam

Colocasiaesculenta

Coffee

Coffeaspp.

Colanut(all varieties)

Colaacuminata

Colza(rapeseed)

Brassicanapus

Corn(maize),forcereals

Zea mays

Corn(maize),forsilage

Zea mays

Corn(sweet),for vegetable

Zea mays

Cornforsalad

Valerianellalocusta

Cotton(all varieties)

Gossypiumspp.

Cottonseed(all varieties)

Gossypiumspp.

Cowpea,forgrain

Vignaunguiculata

Cowpea,harvestedgreen

Vignaunguiculata

Cranberry

Vacciniumspp.

Cress

Lepidiumsativum

Cucumber

Cucumissativus

Currants(all varieties)

Ribesspp.

Custardapple

Annonareticulate

 

Dasheen

 

Colocasiaesculenta

Dates

Phoenixdactylifera

Drumsticktree

Moringaoleifera

Durra(sorghum)

Sorghumbicolour

Durum wheat

Triticumdurum

 

Earthpea

 

Vignasubterranea

Edo (eddoe)

Xanthosomaspp.;Colocasiaspp.

Eggplant

Solanummelongena

Endive

Cichoriumendivia

 

Fennel

 

Foeniculumvulgare

Fenugreek

Trigonellafoenumgraecum

Fig

Ficuscarica

Filbert(Hazelnut)

Corylusavellana

Fique

Furcraeamacrophylla

Flaxforfibre

Linumusitatissimum

Flaxforoilseed(linseed)

Linumusitatissimum

Formio(NewZealandflax)

Phormiumtenax

Garlic,dry

Alliumsativum

Garlic,green

Alliumsativum

Geranium

Pelargoniumspp.;Geraniumspp.

Ginger

Zingiberofficinale

Gooseberry(all varieties)

Ribesspp.

Gourd

Lagenariaspp;Cucurbitaspp.

Grampea(chickpea)

Cicerarietinum

Grape

Vitis vinifera

Grapefruit

Citrusparadisi

Grapesforraisins

Vitis vinifera

Grapesfortableuse

Vitis vinifera

Grapesforwine

Vitis vinifera

Grassesparto

Lygeumspartum

Grass,orchard

Dactylisglomerata

Grass,Sudan

Sorghumbicolorvar.sudanense

Groundnut(peanut)

Arachishypogaea

Guava

Psidiumguajava

Guineacorn(sorghum)

Sorghumbicolor

 

Hazelnut(filbert)

 

Corylusavellana

Hempfibre

Cannabissativassp.indica

Hemp,Manila(abaca)

Musatextilis

Hemp,sun

Crotalariajuncea

Hempseed

Cannabissativa(marijuana)

Henequen

Agavefourcroydes

Henna

Lawsoniainermis

Hop

Humuluslupulus

Horsebean

Viciafaba

Horseradish

Armoraciarusticana

Hybridmaize

Zea mays

 

Indigo

 

Indigoferatinctoria

 

Jasmine

 

Jasminumspp.

Jerusalemartichoke

Helianthustuberosus

Jowar(sorghum)

Sorghumbicolor

Jute

Corchorusspp.(over3sp.)

 

Kale

 

Brassicaoleraceavar.acephala

Kapok

Ceibapentandra

Kenaf

Hibiscuscannabinus

Kohlrabi

Brassicaoleraceavar.gongylodes

 

Lavender

 

Lavandulaspp.(over15sp.)

Leek

Alliumampeloprasum;Alliumporrum

Lemon

Citruslimon

Lemongrass

Cymbopogoncitratus

Lentil

Lensculinaris

Lespedeza(all varieties)

Lespedezaspp.

Lettuce

Lactucasativavar.capitata

Lime,sour

Citrusaurantifolia

Lime,sweet

Citruslimetta

Linseed(flaxforoilseed)

Linumusitatissimum

Liquorice

Glycyrrhizaglabra

Litchi

Litchichinensis

Loquat

Eriobotryajaponica

Macadamia(Queenslandnut)

Macadamiaspp.ternifolia

Mace

Myristicafragrans

Maguey

Agaveatrovirens

Maize(corn)

Zea mays

Maize(corn)forsilage

Zea mays

Maize(hybrid)

Zea mays

Maize,ordinary

Zea mays

Mandarin

Citrusreticulata

Mangel(fodderbeet)

Beta vulgaris

Mango

Mangiferaindica

Manioc(cassava)

Manihotesculenta

Maslin(mixedcereals)

Mixtureof Triticumspp.;Secalecereale

Medlar

Mespilusgermanica

Melon(exceptwatermelon)

Cucumismelo

Milletbroom

Sorghumbicolor

Millet,bajra

Pennisetumamericanum

Millet,bulrush

Pennisetumamericanum

Millet,finger

Eleusinecoracana

Millet,foxtail

Setariaitalica

Millet,Japanese

Echinochloaesculenta

Millet,pearl(bajra,bulrush)

Pennisetumamericanum

Millet,proso

Panicummiliaceum

Mint(all varieties)

Menthaspp.

Mulberryforfruit(all varieties)

Morusspp.

Mulberryforsilkworms

Morusalba

Mushrooms

Agaricusspp.;Pleurotusspp.;Volvariella

Mustard

Brassicanigra;Sinapisalba

 

Nectarine

 

Prunuspersicavar.nectarina

NewZealandflax(formio)

Phormiumtenax

Nigerseed

Guizotiaabyssinica

Nutmeg

Myristicafragrans

 

Oats,forfodder

 

Avenaspp.(about3sp.)

Oats,forgrain

Avenaspp.(about3sp.)

Oil palm

Elaeisguineensis

Okra

Abelmoschusesculentus

Olive

Oleaeuropaea

Onionseed

Alliumcepa

Onion,dry

Alliumcepa

Onion,green

Alliumcepa

Opium

Papaversomniferum

Orange

Citrussinensis

Orange,bitter

Citrusaurantium

Ornamentalplants

Various

 

Palm palmyra

 

Borassusflabellifer

Palm,kerneloil

Elaeisguineensis

Palm,oil

Elaeisguineensis

Palm,sago

Metroxylonsagu

Papaya(pawpaw)

Caricapapaya

Parsnip

Pastinacasativa

Pea, edibledry,forgrain

Pisumsativum

Pea, harvestedgreen

Pisumsativum

Peach

Prunuspersica

Peanut(groundnut)

Arachishypogaea

Pear

Pyruscommunis

Pepper,black

Pipernigrum

Pepper,dry

Capsicumspp.(over3sp.)

Persimmon

Diospyroskaki;Diospyrosvirginiana

Pigeonpea

Cajanuscajan

Pineapple

Ananascomosus

Pistachionut

Pistaciavera

Plantain

Musasapientum

Plum

Prunusdomestica

Pomegranate

Punicagranatum

Pomelo

Citrusgrandis

Poppyseed

Papaversomniferum

Potato

Solamumtuberosum

Potato,sweet

Ipomoeabatatas

Prune

Prunusdomestica

Pumpkin,edible

Cucurbitaspp.(over25sp.)

Pumpkin,forfodder

Cucurbitaspp.(over25sp.)

Pyrethum

Chrysanthemumcinerariaefolium

 

Quebracho

 

Aspidospermaspp.(morethan3 sp.)

Queenslandnut

See Macadamia

Quince

Cydoniaoblonga

Quinine

Cinchonaspp.(morethan6 sp.)

Quinoa

Chenopodiumquinoa

 

Radish

 

Raphanussativus(inc.Cochleariaarmoracia)

Ramie

Boehmerianivea

Rapeseed(colza)

Brassicanapus

Raspberry(all varieties)

Rubusspp.(over36sp.)

Redbeet

Beta vulgaris

Redtop

Agrostisspp.

Rhea

Boehmerianivea

Rhubarb

Rheumspp.

Rice

Oryzasativa;Oryzaglaberrima

Rose

Rosespp.

Rubber

Heveabrasiliensis

Rutabaga(swede)

Brassicanapusvar.napobrassica

Rye

Secalecereale

Ryegrassseed

Loliumspp.(about2sp.)

 

Safflower

 

Carthamustinctorius

Sainfoin

Onobrychisviciifolia

Salsify

Tragopogonporrifolius

Sapodilla

Achrassapota

Satsuma(mandarin/tangerine)

Citrusreticulata

Scorzonera– blacksalsify

Scorzonerahispanica

Sesame

Sesamumindicum

Sheabutter(nut)

Vitellariaparadoxa

Sisal

Agavesisalana

Sorghum

Sorghumbicolor

Sorghum,broom

Sorghumbicolor

Sorghum,durra

Sorghumbicolor

Sorghum,Guineacorn

Sorghumbicolor

Sorghum,jowar

Sorghumbicolor

Sorghum,sweet

Sorghumbicolor

Soybean

Glycinemax

Soybeanhay

Glycinemax

Spelt wheat

Triticumspelta

Squash

Cucurbitaspp.(over25sp.)

Strawberry

Fragariaspp.(over3sp.)

Sugarbeet

Beta vulgaris

Sugarbeetforfodder

Beta vulgaris

Sugarbeetforseed

Beta vulgaris

Sugarcaneforfodder

Saccharumofficinarum

Sugarcaneforsugaroralcohol

Saccharumofficinarum

Sugarcaneforthatching

Saccharumofficinarum

Sunflowerforfodder

Helianthusannuus

Sunflowerforoilseed

Helianthusannuus

Sunhemp

Crotalariajuncea

Swede

Brassicanapusvar.napobrassica

Swedeforfodder

Brassicanapusvar.napobrassica

Sweetcorn

Zea mays

Sweetlime

Citruslimetta

Sweetpepper

Capsicumannuum

Sweetpotato

Lopmoeabatatas

Sweetsorghum

Sorghumbicolor

 

Tangerine

 

Citrusreticulata

Tannia

Xanthosomasagittifolium

Tapioca(cassava)

Manihotesculenta

Taro

Colocasiaesculenta

Tea

Camelliasinensis

Tef

Eragrostisabyssinica

Timothy

Phleumpratense

Tobacco

Nicotianatabacum

Tomato

Lycopersiconesculentum

Trefoil

Lotusspp.(about10sp.)

Triticaleforfodder

Hybridof TriticumaestivumandSecalecereale

Tungtree

Aleuritesspp.;Fordii

Turnip,edible

Brassicarapa

Turnip,forfodder

Brassicarapa

 

Urena(Congojute)

 

Urenalobata

 

Vanilla

 

Vanillaplanifolia

Vetchforgrain

Viciasativa

 

Walnut

 

Juglansspp.(over2sp.),ep.regia

Watermelon

Citrulluslanatus

Wheat

Triticumaestivum

 

Yam

 

Dioscoreaspp.(over12sp.)

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