Plants by botanic name

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'm', 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)
Magnolia campbelli Magnolia
Magnolia wilsonii Magnolia
Magnolia x loebneri Magnolia
Magnolia x soulangeana Magnolia
Mahonia Mahonia
Mahonia aquifolium American mahonia, Mahonia, Oregan grape
Mahonia aquifolium Holly-leaved barberry
Mahonia japonica Asian mahonia, Mahonia
Mahonia lomariifolia Mahonia
Mahonia nervosa dwarf Oregon grape
Mahonia x media Mahonia
Malus Crab apple
Malus domestica Apple
Malus floribunda Crab apple
Malus hupehensis Crab apple
Malva Mallow
Matteuccia struthiopteris Fern
Matthiola Stock
Meconopsis x sheldonii Blue poppy, Himalayan poppy
Melianthus major Honeybush
Melissa officinalis Lemon balm
Mentha Chocolate mint
Mentha Corsican mint
Mentha Lime mint
Mentha Pineapple mint
Mentha aquatica Water mint, Mint
Mentha pulegium Pennyroyal, Mint
Mentha rotundiflora syn. M. suaveolens Apple mint, Mint, Round-leaved mint
Mentha spicata Spearmint
Mentha suaveolens syn M. x rotundifolia Round-leaved mint
Mentha x gentilis Ginger mint
Mentha x piperita Peppermint
Menyanthes trifoliate Bogbeam
Mesembryanthemum Mesembryanthemum
Mespilus germanica Medlar, Common medlar
Miltonia Pansy orchid
Mimulus Monkey flower
Mimulus Monkey flower, Monkey musk
Miscanthus sinensis Ornamental grass
Monarda citriodora Lemon mint, Lemon beebalm
Monarda didyma Bergamot
Monarda didyma Bergamot, Bee balm
Musa basjoo Japanese banana
Musa ensete syn. Ensete ventricosum Ethiopian banana, false banana
Musa ensete syn. Ensete ventricosum Red-leaved banana
Muscari armenaicum Grape hyacinth, Blue muscari
Myosotis palustris Forget-me-not
Myosotis sylvatica Forget-me-not
Myosotis sylvatice Forget-me-not
Myosotis variegatus Variegated forget-me-not, Forget-me-not
Myriophyllum propium Water milfoil
Myrtus communis Myrtle

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