Plants by botanic name

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'g', listed by scientific/botanical (Latin) name. Click a letter of the alphabet to see a list of plants with botanic / latin names beginning with that letter. Alternatively click here to see the plants listed alphabetically by common name.

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Table: Botanic names and their common name equivalent.
Botanic name Common name(s)
Gagea bohemica Early Star of Bethlehem
Gagea lutea Yellow Star of Bethlehem
Gaillardia Blanket flower
Galanthus Snowdrop, Snow piercers
Galanthus Snowdrop, Snow piercers, Candlemas flower, snowbells, dewdrops
Galanthus caucasicus Caucasian snowdrop
Galanthus elwesii Greater snowdrop
Galanthus nivalis Snowdrop
Galanthus nivalis Snowdrop, Common snowdrop, Snow piercers
Galanthus plicatus Pleated snowdrop
Galanthus woronowii Russian snowdrop
Galega Goat's rue
Galega officinalis Goats Rue
Galium Bedstraw
Galium verum Bedstraw, Lady's bedstraw
Galtonia Cape hyacinth
Garrya elliptica Silk tassel bush
Gastridium ventricosum Nit grass
Gaudinia fragilis French oat grass
Gaultheria procumbens Wintergreen
Genista Broom
Genista hispanica Spanish Gorse
Gentiana Gentian
Geranium Cranesbill
Geranium Geranium
Geranium Geranium, Cranesbill
Geranium clarkei Geranium
Geranium endressii Geranium
Geranium phaeum Geranium
Geranium phaeum Mourning widow, Hardy geranium, The mourning widow
Geranium pratense Meadow cranesbill
Geranium robertianum Cranesbill, Geranium, hardy geranium, cranesbill
Geum Avens
Geum Avens, Geum
Geum Geum
Geum coccineum Avens
Geum urbanum Herb Bennet
Gladiolus Gladioli
Gladiolus Small-flowered gladiolus
Gladiolus Sword lily
Gladiolus communis Eastern gladiolus
Gladiolus communis Gladioli
Gladiolus illyricus Wild Gladiolus
Gladiolus x colvillei Small-flowered gladiolus
Gloriosa superba Glory lily
Glyceria Sweet-grass
Glyceria declinata Small sweet-grass, waxy mannagrass
Glyceria fluitans Floating sweet-grass
Glyceria maxima Reed sweet-grass
Glyceria notata Plicate sweet-grass
Glycyrriza glabra Liquorice
Goodyera repens Creeping Lady's-tresses
Griselinia littoralis Broadleaf
Groenlandia Pondweed
Groenlandia densa Opposite-leaved pondweed
Gunnera Gunnera
Gunnera manicata Dwarf gunnera, Gunnera
Gymnadenia conopsea Fragrant orchid

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