Common plant names.

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'W', 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
Wall-spray Cotoneaster horizontalis
Wallflower Cheiranthus cheiri
Wallflower Erysimum
Water hyacinth Eichhornia crassipes
Water lettuce Pistia stratiotes
Water lily, Waterlily Nymphaea
Water lily, Waterlily Nymphaeas alba
Water milfoil Myriophyllum propium
Water mint, Mint Mentha aquatica
Water plantain Alisma plantago-aquatica
Weeping Fig Ficus benjamina
Weeping Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna Pendula
Weeping pear, Willow-leaved pear Pyrus salicifolia
Welsh onion, Japanese bunching onion Allium fistulosum
Western Coneflower, Rudbeckia Rudbeckia
Western red ceder Thuja plicata
White barked birch Betula
White campion Silene latifolia
White willow Salix alba
Whorl-grass Catabrosa aquatica
Wild garlic, Ransoms, wood garlic Allium ursinum
Wild ginger Asarum europaeum
Wild rocket Diplotaxis tenuifolia
Wild thyme, Thyme Thymus serpyllum
Willow Salix alba vitellina
Willow, Pussy willow Salix caprea
Windflower, Wood anemone, Anemone of Great Britain Anemone nemerosa
Winter aconite, Aconite Eranthis hyemalis
Winter Cherry Solanum pseudocapsicastrum
Winter flowering honeysuckle Sarcococca
Winter flowering iris, Algerian iris, Algerian winter iris Iris
Winter savory Satureja montana
Wintersweet Chimonanthus praecox
Wire-netting bush Corokia cotoneaster
Wisteria Wisteria
Witch hazel Hamamelis
Witch hazel Hamamelis mollis
Witch hazel Hamamelis x intermedia
Wood aster Aster divaricatus
Wood lily, Trillium Trillium grandiflorum
Wood spurge Euphorbia robbiae
Woolley Lavender, Lavender Lavandula lanata
Woolley Lavender, Lavender Lavandula lanata x
Wormwood Artemisia
Wormwood Artemisia absinthium

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