Plants by botanic name

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'i', 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)
Iberis Candytuft
Ilex Holly
Ilex aquifolium Holly, Common holly
Ilex x meserveae Blue holly, Holly
Impatiens Busy lizzie
Impatiens omeiana Busy lizzie
Impatiens walleriana Busy lizzie
Imperata cylindrica Ornamental grass
Ipomoea Morning glory
Ipomoea purpurea Convolvulus
Ipomoea tricolor Morning glory
Iris Bearded iris
Iris Blue iris
Iris Common German flag
Iris English iris
Iris Iris
Iris Iris
Iris Iris, Bearded iris
Iris Japanese iris
Iris Purple iris
Iris Spanish iris
Iris Tall bearded iris
Iris Turkish iris
Iris Winter flowering iris, Algerian iris, Algerian winter iris
Iris foetidissima Stinking iris, Roast-beef plant
Iris germanica Iris
Iris graminea Iris
Iris pseudacorus Iris
Iris pseudacorus Iris, Yellow flag iris
Iris reticulata Iris
Iris sibirica Iris
Iris unguicularis Iris

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