Common plant names.

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'M', 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
Magnolia Magnolia campbelli
Magnolia Magnolia wilsonii
Magnolia Magnolia x loebneri
Magnolia Magnolia x soulangeana
Mahonia Mahonia lomariifolia
Mahonia Mahonia x media
Mahonia Mahonia
Maidenhair spleenwort Asplenium trichomanes
Male fern Dryopteris filix-mas
Mallow Malva
Maple Acer brilliantissimum
Maple Acer
Mare's tail Hippuris vulgaris
Marguerite, Paris daisy, Margauerite daisy Argyranthemum
Marigold Tagetes
Marigold Tagetes Zenith
Marigold, Pot Calendula officinalis
Marrow, Courgette Cucubita pepo conv. Giromontina
Marrow Cucubita pepo conv. Giromontina
Marsh mallow Althaea
Marsh marigold Caltha palustris
Masterwort Astrantia maxima
Meadow buttercup Ranunculus acris citrinus
Meadow cranesbill Geranium pratense
Meadow rue Thalictrum
Meadow saffron Colchicum
Meadow sage, meadow clary Salvia
Meadowsweet Filipendula ulmaria
Medlar, Common medlar Mespilus germanica
Mesembryanthemum Mesembryanthemum
Mexican fencepost cactus Stenocereus marginatus
Mexican orange blossom, Choisya Choisya ternata
Mexican sunflower Tithonia rotundifolia
Milk parsley Peucedanum palustre
Milk thistle Silybum marianum
Milkweed, Spurge, Euphorbia Euphorbia amygdaloides
Milkweed, Euphorbia, Spurge Euphorbia palustris
Milkweed Euphorbia polychroma
Miller Abutilon Abutilon
Millet Pennisetum glaucum
Mimosa Acacia dealbata
Mock orange Philadelphus coronarius
Monkey flower Mimulus
Monkey flower, Monkey musk Mimulus
Monkey puzzle, Chile pine Araucaria araucana
Monterey pine Pinus radiata
Morning glory Ipomoea tricolor
Morning glory Ipomoea
Moth Orchid Phalaenopsis
Mountain ash Sorbus aucuparia
Mountain pine, Dwarf pine Pinus mugo
Mountain pine Pinus mugo
Mouse-ear hawkweed Hieracium pilosella
Mulberry Morus
Mullein Verbascum
Mullein Verbascum olympicum
Musk rose Rosa
Myrtle Myrtus communis

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