Common plant names.

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'G', 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
Galingale Cyperus longus
Garden dewberry Rubus aboriginum
Garden strawberry Fragaria x ananassa
Garden tulip Tulipa gesneriana
Gardenia Gardenia
Garland flower, Rose daphne, Sweet-scented daphne Daphne cneorum
Garlic Allium sativum 'Cristo'
Garlic Allium sativum 'Germinadour'
Garlic Allium sativum 'Printanor'
Garlic Allium sativum 'Provence Wight'
Garlic Allium sativum 'Thermidrome'
Garlic Allium sativum 'Red Duke'
Garlic mustard Sisymbrium alliaria
Garlic mustard, Hedge garlic, Poor man's mustard, Garlic root, Jack-by-the-hedge Alliaria petiolata
Gay feathers Liatris spicata
Gay feathers Liatris spicata 'Kobold'
Gazania Gazania 'Kiss'
Gentian Gentiana
Geranium Geranium 'Ann Folkard'
Geranium Geranium 'Blue Sunrise'
Geranium Geranium 'Carnival Mix'
Geranium, Cranesbill Geranium 'Johnson's Blue'
Geranium, Cranesbill Geranium 'Rozanne' PBR
Geranium Geranium 'Rozanne Gerwat'
Geranium Geranium clarkei 'Kashmir white'
Geranium Geranium endressii
Geranium Geranium phaeum 'Album'
Geranium Geranium phaeum 'Lily Lovell'
Geranium Pelargonium
Geranium Pelargonium 'Attar of Roses'
Geranium Pelargonium 'Bullseye'
Geranium Pelargonium 'Coral Spice'
Geranium Pelargonium 'Decora Lilac'
Geranium Pelargonium 'Moulin Rouge'
Geranium Pelargonium 'Royal Sovereign'
Geranium Pelargonium 'Strawberry Ripple'
Geranium Pelargonium 'White Boar'
Geranium Geranium 'Blue Sybil'
Geranium Pelargonium sidoides
Geranium Geranium wallichianum 'Buxton's Variety'
Geranium Geranium 'Lilac Ice'
Geranium, Cranesbill Geranium 'Blue Cloud'
Geranium Geranium phaeum 'Samobar'
Geranium, Pelargonium Pelargonium peltatum var. Tornado White F1
German chamomile, Chamomile, camomile, Wild chamomile Matricaria chamomilla
German chamomile, Chamomile, camomile, Wild chamomile Matricaria recutita
Germander Teucrium fruticans
Ghost berry Rubus thibetanus
Ghost orchid Epipogium aphyllum
Giant Bellflower Campanula latifolia
Giant Bellflower Campanula latifolia var. macrantha
Giant Bellflower Campanula latifolia var. macrantha 'Alba'
Giant coneflower Rudbeckia maxima
Giant cowslip Primula florindae
Giant daisy, High daisy Leucanthemella serotina
Giant fennel Ferula communis
Giant fescue Festuca gigantea
Giant hogweed Heracleum mantegazzianum
Giant honeysuckle Lonicera hildebrandiana
Giant hyssop Agastache 'Morello'
Giant hyssop Agastache 'Blackadder'
Giant meadow saffron Colchicum speciosum
Giant montbretia Crocosmia masoniorum
Giant pignut Bunium bulbocastanum
Giant reed, Spanish reed Arundo donax
Giant stipa Stipa
Ginger lily, Ornamental ginger, Gingerlily Hedychium
Ginger mint Mentha x gentilis
Ginger mint Mentha x gentilis 'Variegata'
Ginger mint Mentha x gracilis 'Variegata'
Gingerlily, Ornamental ginger, Ginger lily Hedychium coccineum 'Tara'
Gladioli Gladiolus 'Green Star'
Gladioli Gladiolus 'Maureen'
Gladioli Gladiolus 'Plum Tart'
Gladioli Gladiolus 'Zorro'
Gladioli Gladiolus communis subsp. byzantinus
Gladioli Gladiolus papilio 'David Hills’
Gladioli Gladiolus papilio 'Ruby’
Glaucous meadow grass Poa glauca
Glaucous sedge Carex flacca
Globe artichoke Cynara scolymus
Globe artichoke, Artichoke Cynara scolymus 'Purple Globe'
Globe artichoke, Artichoke Cynara scolymus 'Green Globe'
Globe thistle Echinops sphaerocephalus
Globe thistle Echinops bannaticus 'Taplow Blue'
Globeflower Trollius
Globeflower Trollius chinensis 'Golden Queen'
Globeflower Trollius x cultorum
Globeflower Trollius x cultorum 'Feuertroll'
Globeflower Trollius europaeus
Glory bush Tibouchina urvilleana
Glory flower Clerodendron bungei
Glory lily Gloriosa superba
Glory-of-the-snow Chionodoxa forbesii
Glory-of-the-snow Chionodoxa luciliae
Goat's beard Aruncus dioicus
Goat's Beard, Meadow Salsify, Oyster Plant, Shepherd's Clock Tragopogon pratensis
Goat's rue Galega
Goats rue Galega officinalis
Godetia Clarkia
Gold orache Atriplex hortensis
Gold tipped marjoram Origanum vulgare 'Gold Tip'
Gold-edged blue plantain lily Hosta ventricosa 'Aureomarginata'
Golden Alexander Zizea aurea
Golden alexanders, Wild parsley Zizia aurea
Golden Alyssum, rock madwort, golden tuft, gold basket, basket of gold Aurinia saxatilis
Golden barrel cactus Kroenleinia grusonii
Golden barrel cactus Echinocactus grusonii
Golden cat grass, Golden oats Stipa gigantea
Golden Chinese timber bamboo Phyllostachys vivax f. aureocaulis
Golden crocus Crocus chrysanthus
Golden fescue, Blue fescue Festuca glauca 'Golden Toupee'
Golden greater knapweed Centaurea macroephala
Golden hop Humulus lupulus 'Aureus'
Golden kingcups Caltha palustris
Golden majoram Origanum aurreum
Golden male fern Dryopteris affinis
Golden poplar Populus x serotina 'Aurea'
Golden Pothos, Devil's Ivy Epipremnum aureum
Golden purslane Portulaca oleracea var. aureum
Golden Queen Holly Ilex aquifolium 'Golden Queen'
Golden Queen Holly Ilex aquifolium 'Aurea Regina'
Golden Rain, Voss's laburnum Laburnum x watereri 'Vossii'
Golden rain tree Koelreuteria paniculata
Golden rod Solidago 'Crown of Rays'
Golden rod Solidago 'Linner Gold'
Golden Rod Solidago ('Little Lemon'PBR)
Golden sage Salvia aurea
Golden twig dogwood Cornus sericea 'Flaviramea'
Golden yew Taxus baccata 'Dovastoniana'
Golden yew, English yew, Yew Taxus baccata 'Dovastonii aurea'
Goldencup St John's wort Hypericum patulum
Goldenrods Solidago
Goldenrods Solidago 'Goldenmosa'
Good King Henry, Poor-man's asparagus, Perennial goosefoot Chenopodium bonus-henricus
Gooseberry Ribes uva-crispa
Gooseberry Ribes uva-crispa 'Invicta'
Gorse, Common gorse, Furze Ulex europaeus
Granny's bonnet, Columbine, common columnbine Aquilegia vulgaris
Grape Vitis vinifera 'Muscat of Alexandria'
Grape hyacinth, Blue muscari Muscari armenaicum
Grape hyacinth Muscari neglectum
Grape, Grape vine Vitis vinifera
Grass-leaved iris, Plum tart iris Iris graminea
Grass-wrack pondweed Potamogeton compressus
Great brome Bromus diandra
Great Burnet Sanguisorba officinalis
Great Burnet Sanguisorba officinalis 'Lum'
Great fen sedge, Saw sedge Cladium mariscus
Great mullein Verbascum thapsus
Great soft rush Juncus pallidus
Great sundew Drosera anglica
Great thrift Armeria pseudarmeria
Great thrift Armeria formosa
Great white cherry Prunus 'Tai Haku'
Greater butterfly orchid Platanthera chlorantha
Greater celandine Chelidonium majus
Greater duckweed Spirodela polyrhiza
Greater knapweed Centaurea scabiosa
Greater musk mallow, Hollyhock mallow, Vervain mallow Malva alcea
Greater periwinkle, Quarter Vinca major
Greater pond sedge, Sedge Carex riparia
Greater quaking-grass Briza maxima
Greater red-hot poker Kniphofia praecox
Greater sea kale, Flowering sea kale, heart-leaved colewort Crambe cordifolia
Greater snowdrop Galanthus elwesii
Greater snowdrop Galanthus elwesii 'Fred's Giant'
Greater stitchwort Stellaria holostea
Greater tussock sedge Carex paniculata
Greater wood rush Luzula maxima
Greater wood rush Luzula sylvatica
Greater woodrush Luzula sylvatica 'Aurea'
Greater woodrush Luzula sylvatica 'Hohe Tatra'
Grecian Fir, Greek Fir Abies cephalonica
Greek basil, Bush basil, Basil Ocimum minimum 'Aristotle'
Greek squill Scilla messeniaca
Green alkanet Pentaglottis sempervirens
Green bristle grass Setaria viridis
Green lavender Lavandula viridis
Green winged orchid Orchis morio
Green-flowered helleborine Epipactis phyllanthes
Green-ribbed sedge Carex binervis
Greengage Prunus domestica subsp. italica 'Cambridge'
Grey club rush Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani
Grey hair grass Corynephorus canescens
Grey sage brush Atriplex halimus
Grey sedge Carex divulsa
Grey willow Salix cinerea subsp. oleifolia
Ground elder, Bishop's goutweed, Acheweed, Dog elder, Goat's weed Aegopodium podagraria
Guatemalan leaf sage Salvia cacaliifolia
Guava Psidium guajava
Guelder rose Viburnum opulus
Guensey lily, Bowden Cornish lily Nerine bowdenii
Guernsey lily, Jersey lily Nerine
Guernsey lily Nerine sarniensis
Gum arabic, Three-thorned Acacia Senegalia senegal
Gum tree, Ironbark Eucalyptus
Gunnera Gunnera
Gypsywort Lycopus europaeus

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