Common plant names.

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'B', listed by common name. Click a letter of the alphabet to see a list of plants with common names beginning with that letter. Alternatively click here to see the plants listed alphabetically by botanic name.

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Table: List of common names of plants along with their botanic/latin name equivalent.
Common name Botanic name
Baby's tears, Mind-your-own business Soleirolia soleirolii syn. Helxine soleirolii
Bamboo Phyllostachys
Bamboo Pleioblastus auricoma syn. P. viridistriatus, Arun
Barberry Berberis darwinii
Barrenwort Epimedium x versicolor
Basil Ocimum basilicum
Basil, Purple leafed basil Ocimum basilicum var. purpurascens
Basil, Common sweet basil Ocimym basilicum
Bay Laurus nobilis
Bear's Breeches Acanthus spinosus
Bearded iris Iris
Bedstraw Galium
Beech Fagus sylvatica
Beetroot Beta vulgaris
Begonia Begonia
Bell pepper Capsicum annuum
Bellflower, Clustered bellflower Campanula glomerata
Bellflower, Campanula Campanula poscharskyana
Berberis, Barberry Berberis thunbergii
Bergamot, Bee balm Monarda didyma
Bergamot Monarda didyma
Birch Betula
Birch Betula ermanii x B. Pubescens
Bird cherry Prunus padus
Bithynian vetch Vicia bithynica
Biting stonecrop, Common stonecrop Sedum acre
Black pine Pinus
Black turf lily, Ornamental grass Ophiopogon planiscapus
Black-eyed Susan, Coneflower, Rudbeckia Rudbeckia fulgida
Black-stemmed bamboo, Bamboo Phyllostachys
Blackberry, Bramble Rubus thibetanus
Blackberry, Bramble Rubus tricolor
Blackcurrant, Currant Ribes nigrum
Blackthorn, Sloe Prunus spinosa
Bladder nut Staphylea colchica
Bleeding heart, Dicentra Dicentra
Bleeding heart, Lady in the bath, Dicentra Dicentra spectabilis
Blue holly, Holly Ilex x meserveae
Blue iris Iris
Blue phlox Phlox divaricata
Blue poppy, Himalayan poppy Meconopsis x sheldonii
Blue yucca Yucca rigida
Bog primula Primula
Bog sage Salvia
Bogbeam Menyanthes trifoliate
Borecole, Curly greens, Curly kale Brassica oleracea var. acephala
Boston ivy Parthenocissus tricuspidata
Box Buxus
Box elder Acer negundo
Brass buttons Cotula coronopifolia
Bridal wreath Francoa appendiculata
Bridal wreath Spiraea x arguta
Bristol onion, Round-headed leek Allium sphaerocephalon
Bristol rock-cress Arabis scabra
Broad bean Vicia faba
Broad bean Vicia faba
Broad-leaf thyme Plectranthus amboinicus
Broad-leaved sorrel Rumex acetosa
Broadleaf Griselinia littoralis
Broccoli, Calabrese Brassica oleracea var. botrytis
Broccoli Brassica oleracea var. botrytis
Brooklime Veronica beccabunga
Brussels sprout Brassica oleracea var. gemmifera
Buckler-leaved sorrel Rumex scutatus
Buddleia Buddleja
Buddleja Buddleja
Bugbane Cimicifuga simplex
Bugle Ajuga reptans
Busy lizzie Impatiens walleriana
Busy lizzie Impatiens omeiana
Busy lizzie Impatiens
Buttercup Ranunculus
Buttercup Ranunculus hederaceous

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