Common plant names.

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'R', 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
Rabbit's ears Stachys byzantina
Rabbit's ears Stachys lanata
Radish Raphanus sativus
Radish Raphanus sativus 'French Breakfast'
Radish Raphanus sativus 'Long Black Spanish'
Radish Raphanus sativus 'Long White Icicle'
Radish Raphanus sativus 'Sparkler'
Radish Raphanus sativus 'April Cross'
Radish Raphanus sativus 'Plum purple'
Radish Raphanus sativus 'Ilka'
Radish Raphanus sativus 'Marabelle'
Radish Raphanus sativus 'Scarlet Globe'
Radish Raphanus sativus 'Sangria'
Ragged robin Lychnis flos-cuculi
Rain lily, Windflower Zephyranthes candida
Ramanas rose Rosa rugosa
Rannoch rush Scheuchzeria palustris
Rare spring sedge Carex ericetorum
Raspberry Rubus idaeus
Raspberry Rubus idaeus 'Autumn Bliss'
Raspberry Rubus idaeus 'Malling Jewel'
Raspberry Rubus idaeus 'Malling Promise'
Raspberry Rubus idaeus 'All Gold'
Raspberry Rubus idaeus 'Chemainus'
Rat's-tail fescue Vulpia myuros
Red Baneberry Actaea rubra
Red barked dogwood, Siberian dogwood Cornus alba 'Sibirica'
Red betony Stachys officinalis
Red bistort Persicaria amplexicaulis 'Inverleith'
Red campion Silene dioica
Red Campion Silene dioica 'Clifford Moor'
Red columbine Aquilegia canadensis
Red corn lily Ixia campanulata
Red fescue Festuca rubra
Red helleborine Cephalanthera rubra
Red horse chestnut Aesculus x carnea 'Plantierensis'
Red Horse Chestnut, California Buckeye Aesculus x carnea
Red Hot Poker, Torch lily Kniphofia
Red hot poker Kniphofia 'Bees' Sunset'
Red Hot Poker Kniphofia 'Tawny King'
Red hot poker Kniphofia 'Bees' Lemon'
Red Japanese Basil Perilla frutescens
Red maple Acer rubrum
Red mint Mentha x smithiana
Red oak, Northern red oak Quercus rubra
Red orache Atriplex hortensis var. rubra
Red pepper Capsicum 'Marconi'
Red pondweed Potamogeton alpinus
Red valerian Centranthus ruber
Red valerian Centranthus ruber var. coccineus
Red-hot poker, Torch lily Kniphofia 'Samuel's Sensation'
Red-hot poker Kniphofia rooperi
Red-hot poker Kniphofia uvaria
Red-hot poker Kniphofia uvaria 'Nobilis'
Red-hot poker, Torch Lily Kniphofia uvaria 'Royal Castle Hybrids'
Red-leaved banana Musa ensete 'Rubra'
Redcurrant Ribes rubrum
Reed Calamagrostis
Reed Canary grass Phalaris arundinacea
Reed sweet-grass Glyceria maxima
Reflexed saltmarsh grass Puccinellia distans
Regal pelargonium, Geranium Pelargonium 'Palmayra Pearl'
Remote sedge Carex remota
Rescue brome Bromus cathartica
Rhododendron Rhododendron Gowenianum Group
Rhododendron Rhododendron 'Barmstedt'
Rhododendron Rhododendron 'Elizabeth'
Rhododendron Rhododendron 'Princess Anne'
Rhododendron Rhododendron macabeanum
Rhododendron Rhododendron schlippenbachii
Rhododendron Rhododendron sinogrande
Rhododendron Rhododendron yakushimanum 'Percy Wiseman'
Rhododendron Rhododendron arboreum
Rhododendron Rhododendron multiflorum
Rhodostachys Fascicularia bicolor
Rhomboid mercury Acalypha rhomboidea
Rhubarb Rheum palmatum
Rhubarb Rheum palmatum 'Atrosanguineum'
Rhubarb Rheum palmatum 'Timperley Early'
Rhubarb Rheum palmatum 'Stockbridge Arrow'
Rhubarb Rheum palmatum 'Goliath'
Rhubarb chard, Ruby chard Beta vulgaris subsp. cicla var. flavescens 'Rhubarb Chard'
Ribbon-leaved water plantain Alisma gramineum
Rice, Asian rice Oryza sativa
Rice cutgrass Leersia oryzoides
Ripgut brome Bromus rigida
River birch Betula nigra
River birch Betula nigra 'Heritage'
Rock hyssop Hyssopus aristatus
Rock rose Cistus x lenis 'Grayswood Pink'
Rock rose Cistus x argenteus
Rock rose Cistus x argenteus 'Silver Pink'
Rock rose, Purple-flowered rock rose Cistus x purpureus
Rock rose Helianthemum nummularium
Rock rose Cistus 'Grayswood Pink'
Rock rose Cistus 'Grayswood'
Rock rose Cistus parviflorus
Rock samphire, Samphire, Sea fennel Crithmum maritimum
Rock sedge Carex rupestris
Romanesco cauliflower, Romanesco broccoli Brassica oleracea Botrytis Group 'Veronica'
Romanesco cauliflower, Romanesco broccoli Brassica oleracea Botrytis Group 'Romanesco'
Root chicory Cichorium intybus var. sativum
Rootless duckweed Wolffia arrhiza
Rosa mundi, Rose Rosa gallica 'Versicolor'
Rosa mundi, French rose Rosa mundi 'Versicolor'
Rose Rosa
Rose Rosa 'Abraham Darby'
Rose Rosa AGATHA CHRISTIE ('Kormeita')
Rose Rosa 'Alberic Barbier'
Rose Rosa 'Albertine'
Rose Rosa 'Alchymist'
Rose Rosa 'All Gold'
Rose Rosa 'Aloha'
Rose Rosa 'Amber Queen'
Rose Rosa 'Anne Cocker'
Rose Rosa 'Antique'
Rose Rosa 'Auguste Gervais'
Rose Rosa 'Avon'
Rose Rosa 'Ballerina'
Rose Rosa 'Bantry Bay'
Rose Rosa 'Belle Hit'
Rose Rosa 'Berkshire'
Rose Rosa 'Betty Prior'
Rose Rosa 'Birthday Girl'
Rose Rosa 'Blairii No. 2'
Rose Rosa 'Blanche Double de Coubert'
Rose Rosa 'Blessings'
Rose Rosa 'Bobbie James'
Rose Rosa 'Bonica'
Rose Rosa BOSCOBEL ('Auscousin'PBR)
Rose Rosa 'Breath of Life'
Rose Rosa 'Bright Smile'
Rose Rosa 'Burgundy Ice'
Rose Rosa 'Buttercup'
Rose Rosa 'Cardinal Richeleau'
Rose Rosa 'Chapeau de Napoleon'
Rose Rosa CHARITY 'Auschar'
Rose Rosa 'Charles de Mills'
Rose Rosa 'Chilterns'
Rose Rosa 'City Lights'
Rose Rosa 'City of Birmingham'
Rose Rosa 'Climbing Iceberg'
Rose Rosa 'Comte de Chambord'
Rose Rosa 'Constance Spry'
Rose Rosa 'Cornelia'
Rose Rosa 'Cottage Rose'
Rose Rosa 'Cuisse de Nymphe'
Rose Rosa 'Danse du Feu'
Rose Rosa 'Deep Secret'
Rose Rosa 'Diamond'
Rose Rosa 'Dr Herbert Gray'
Rose Rosa 'Duc de Guiche'
Rose Rosa DUCHESS OF CORNWALL ('Tan97159' PBR)
Rose Rosa 'Dunwich Rose'
Rose Rosa 'Elmshorn'
Rose Rosa 'Ena Harkness'
Rose Rosa 'English Garden'
Rose Rosa 'English Mist'
Rose Rosa 'Essex'
Rose Rosa 'Fancy Hit'
Rose Rosa 'Felicia'
Rose Rosa 'Ferdinand Pichard'
Rose Rosa 'Ferdy'
Rose Rosa 'First Love'
Rose Rosa 'Flower Carpet'
Rose Rosa 'Flower Power'
Rose Rosa 'Fred Loads'
Rose Rosa 'Freedon'
Rose Rosa 'Fritz Nobis'
Rose Rosa 'Fru Dagmar Hastrup'
Rose Rosa 'Fruhlingsgold'
Rose Rosa 'Fruhlingsmorgen'
Rose Rosa 'General Kleber'
Rose Rosa 'Gentle Touch'
Rose Rosa GERTRUDE JEKYLL® ('Ausbord' PBR)
Rose Rosa 'Gloire de Dijon'
Rose Rosa 'Golden Dawn'
Rose Rosa 'Golden Embelm'
Rose Rosa 'Golden Showers'
Rose Rosa 'Golden Wings'
Rose Rosa 'Graham Thomas'
Rose Rosa 'Grandmere Jenny'
Rose Rosa 'Great Maiden's Blush'
Rose Rosa 'Grouse'
Rose Rosa 'Guinee'
Rose Rosa 'Hampshire'
Rose Rosa 'Handel'
Rose Rosa 'Hannah Gordon'
Rose Rosa 'Hansa'
Rose Rosa x centifolia 'Henri Martin'
Rose Rosa 'Hertfordshire'
Rose Rosa 'Iceberg'
Rose Rosa 'Ingrid Bergman'
Rose Rosa 'Ispahan'
Rose Rosa 'Joie de Vivre'
Rose Rosa 'Just Joey'
Rose Rosa 'Keepsake'
Rose Rosa 'Kiftsgate'
Rose Rosa 'Königin von Dänemark'
Rose Rosa 'Korresia'
Rose Rosa 'L.D. Braithwaite'
Rose Rosa 'Lady Belper'
Rose Rosa LADY OF SHALOTT® ('Ausnyson')
Rose Rosa 'Little Bo-Peep'
Rose Rosa 'Little Buckaroo'
Rose Rosa 'Louise Odier'
Rose Rosa 'Lovers Meeting'
Rose Rosa 'Macmillan Nurse'
Rose Rosa 'Madame Alfred Carrière'
Rose Rosa 'Madame de la Roche-lambert'
Rose Rosa 'Madame Grégoire Staechelin'
Rose Rosa 'Madame Hardy'
Rose Rosa 'Madame Isaac Pereire'
Rose Rosa 'Madame Louis Leveque'
Rose Rosa 'Magic Carrousel'
Rose Rosa 'Maigold'
Rose Rosa 'Malaga'
Rose Rosa 'Mandarin'
Rose Rosa 'Margaret Greville'
Rose Rosa 'Marie-Boisselot'
Rose Rosa 'Mary Pope'
Rose Rosa 'Mary Rose'
Rose Rosa 'Melody Maker'
Rose Rosa 'Miss Dior'
Rose Rosa 'Moonbeam'
Rose Rosa 'Moonlight'
Rose Rosa 'Mountbatten'
Rose Rosa 'Mr. Bluebird'
Rose Rosa 'Munstead Wood'
Rose Rosa 'Neige d'Avril'
Rose Rosa 'Nevada'
Rose Rosa 'New Dawn'
Rose Rosa 'New Fashion'
Rose Rosa 'Nozomi'
Rose Rosa 'Nuits de Young'
Rose Rosa 'Orange Sensation'
Rose Rosa 'Orange Sunblaze'
Rose Rosa 'Paul Shirville'
Rose Rosa 'Paul Transon'
Rose Rosa 'Paulii'
Rose Rosa 'Paul's Himalayan Musk'
Rose Rosa 'Paul's Scarlet'
Rose Rosa 'Pax'
Rose Rosa 'Peace Rose'
Rose, Shrub rose Rosa 'Pearl Drift'
Rose Rosa 'Peek-a-Boo'
Rose Rosa 'Penelope'
Rose Rosa 'Penny Lane'
Rose Rosa 'Pheasant'
Rose Rosa 'Phylis Rose'
Rose Rosa 'Piccadilly'
Rose Rosa 'Pink and White Patio'
Rose Rosa 'Pink Perpetue'
Rose Rosa 'Pink Wave'
Rose Rosa 'Polar Star'
Rose Rosa 'Pompon de Bourgogne'
Rose Rosa 'Pour Toi'
Rose Rosa 'Pride of England'
Rose Rosa 'Prince William'
Rose Rosa 'Princess Alexandra'
Rose Rosa PRINCESS ALEXANDRA OF KENT® 'Ausmerchant'
Rose Rosa 'Princess Alice'
Rose Rosa PRINCESS ANNE ('Auskitchen' PBR)
Rose Rosa 'Prosperity'
Rose Rosa 'Pure Bliss'
Rose Rosa 'Pure Hit'
Rose Rosa 'Purple Tiger'
Rose Rosa 'Queen Mother'
Rose Rosa 'Rambling Rector'
Rose Rosa 'Raymond Blanc'
Rose Rosa 'Rebecca Claire'
Rose Rosa 'Red Bells'
Rose Rosa 'Red Blanket'
Rose Rosa 'Red Max Graf'
Rose Rosa 'Redgold'
Rose Rosa 'Regensberg'
Rose Rosa 'Robert le Diable'
Rose Rosa 'Rose Gaujard'
Rose Rosa 'Roseraie de l'hay'
Rose Rosa 'Royal Gold'
Rose Rosa 'Royal Salute'
Rose Rosa 'Royal William'
Rose Rosa 'Ruby Wedding'
Rose Rosa 'Sander's White Rambler'
Rose Rosa 'Scarlet Fire'
Rose Rosa 'Scarlet Patio'
Rose Rosa 'Schoolgirl'
Rose Rosa 'Sea Pearl'
Rose Rosa 'Shocking Blue'
Rose Rosa 'Smarty'
Rose Rosa 'Soleil d'Or'
Rose Rosa 'Southampton'
Rose Rosa 'Souvenir de la Malmaison'
Rose Rosa 'Souvenir du Docteur Jamain'
Rose Rosa 'St Nicholas'
Rose Rosa 'Suffolk'
Rose Rosa 'Summer Wine'
Rose Rosa 'Summertime'
Rose Rosa 'Sun Hit'
Rose Rosa 'Super Star'
Rose Rosa 'Susan'
Rose Rosa SUSAN WILLIAMS-ELLIS ('Ausquirk'PBR)
Rose Rosa 'Sutter's Gold'
Rose Rosa 'Teasing Georgia'
Rose Rosa 'The Fairy'
Rose Rosa 'The Garland'
Rose Rosa 'The Queen of Denmark'
Rose Rosa 'The Times Rose'
Rose Rosa 'Tip Top'
Rose Rosa 'Top Marks'
Rose Rosa 'Toynbee Hall'
Rose Rosa 'Troika'
Rose Rosa 'Trumpeter'
Rose Rosa 'Tuscany'
Rose Rosa 'Tuscany Superb'
Rose Rosa 'Tynwald'
Rose Rosa 'Valiant Prince'
Rose Rosa VANESSA BELL ('Auseasel'PBR)
Rose Rosa 'Variegata di Bolagna'
Rose Rosa 'Violet Hit'
Rose Rosa 'Warm Welcome'
Rose Rosa 'Westerland'
Rose Rosa 'William Lobb'
Rose Rosa 'William Morris'
Rose Rosa 'Windrush'
Rose Rosa 'Zéphirine Drouhin'
Rose Rosa x alba 'Maiden's Blush'
Rose Rosa x alba 'Maxima'
Rose Rosa x centifolia 'De Meaux'
Rose Rosa x centifolia 'Fantin Latour'
Rose Rosa chinensis 'Cecile Brunner'
Rose Rosa x damascena
Rose Rosa davidii
Rose Rosa 'Buff Beauty'
Rose Rosa moyesii
Rose Rosa moyesii 'Geranium'
Rose Rosa nitida
Rose Rosa rubrifolia
Rose Rosa rugosa 'Alba'
Rose Rosa rugosa 'Mrs A Walker'
Rose Rosa rugosa 'Sarah Van Fleet'
Rose Rosa rugosa 'Typica'
Rose Rosa virginiana
Rose Rosa xanthina
Rose Rosa xanthina 'Canary Bird'
Rose Rosa EMILY BRONTË ('Ausearnshaw'PBR)
Rose Rosa HARLOW CARR ('Aushouse'PBR)
Rose Rosa GABRIEL OAK® ('Auscrowd')
Rose Rosa CLAIRE AUSTIN ('Ausprior')
Rose Rosa CHARLES DARWIN 'Auspeet'
Rose Rosa 'Frau Dagmar Hartopp'
Rose Rosa 'Souvenir du St. Anne's'
Rose Rosa 'Peotical Liz'
Rose Rosa 'Hot Chocolate'
Rose Rosa WHITE STAR ('Harquill'PBR)
Rose Rosa OLIVIA ROSE AUSTIN® ('Ausmixture' PBR)
Rose Rosa DESDAMONA® ('Auskindling'PBR)
Rose Rosa THOMAS À BECKET 'Auswinston'
Rose Rosa ROALD DAHL® ('Ausowlish'PBR)
Rose Rosa ELIZABETH ('Ausmajesty' PBR)
Rose Rosa QUEEN OF SWEDEN ('Austiger' PBR)
Rose Rosa WILLIAM AND CATHERINE ('Ausrapper'PBR)
Rose Rosa 'Blush Noisette'
Rose Rosa 'Clarence House'
Rose Rosa JAMES L. AUSTIN® 'Auspike'
Rose Rosa WISLEY 2008® ('Ausbreeze'PBR)
Rose Rosa SILAS MARNER® 'Ausraveloe'
Rose Rosa GENTLE HERMIONE 'Ausrumba'
Rose Rosa 'Ingenious Mr Fairchild'
Rose Rosa CITY OF YORK ('Direktör Benschop')
Rose Rosa 'mutabilis'
Rose Rosa ROYAL JUBILEE ('Auspaddle' PBR)
Rose Rosa PENELOPE LIVELY® ('Ausb18a15')
Rose Rosa MARY DELANY ('Ausorts')
Rose Rosa 'Sommergolf'
Rose Rosa 'Ebb Tide'
Rose Rosa TOTTERING-BY-GENTLY® ('Auscartoon' PBR)
Rose campion Lychnis coronaria
Rose of sharon, Aaron's Beard Hypericum calycinum
Rosebud cherry Prunus x subhirtella 'Stellata'
Rosebud cherry, Higan cherry Prunus x subhirtella
Roselle Hibiscus sabdariffa
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis 'Green Ginger'
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis 'Miss Jessop's Upright'
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis 'Severn Sea'
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis 'Sudbury Blue'
Rosy garlic Allium roseum
Rough bent Agrostis scabra
Rough dog's tail Cynosurus echinatus
Rough Horsetail, Dutch Rush Equisetum hyemale
Rough meadow grass Poa trivialis
Round fruited rush Juncus compressus
Round-headed club rush Scirpus holoschoenus
Round-leaved sundew, Youth grass Drosera rotundifolia
Royal fern Osmunda regalis
Rubber plant, Indian rubber tree, Rubber fig, Rubber bush, Rubber tree Ficus elastica 'Robusta'
Rubber Tree Hevea brasiliensis
Ruby chard Beta vulgaris Cida Group
Rudbeckia Rudbeckia 'Prairie Sun'
Rue Ruta graveolens 'Jackman's Blue'
Runner bean Phaseolus coccineus 'Celebration'
Runner bean Phaseolus coccineus 'Firestorm'
Runner bean Phaseolus coccineus 'Red Rum'
Runner bean Phaseolus coccineus 'Scarlet Emperor'
Runner bean Phaseolus coccineus 'St George'
Runner bean Phaseolus coccineus 'Stardust'
Runner bean Phaseolus coccineus 'Moonlight'
Rush Juncus
Rush-leaved fescue Festuca arenaria
Russet sedge Carex saxatilis
Russian comfrey Symphytum x uplandicum
Russian sage Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Blue Spire'
Russian Sage Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Bluesette'
Russian sage Perovskia atriplicifolia 'Filigran'
Russian snowdrop Galanthus woronowii
Rye Secale cereale
Rye brome Bromus secalinus
Ryegrass Lolium

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