Australian New Crops Web Site 2014
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World

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Echidna Wattle

Acacia depressa

Echinacea, Blacksamson

Echinacea angustifolia

Echinacea, India

Andrographis paniculata

Echinocactus, Nichol's

Echinocactus horizonthalonius

Echinoplaca Lichen

Echinoplaca intercedens

Echinoplaca Lichen

Echinoplaca pellucida

Echium, Pine

Echium pininana

Echium, Pine

Echium pininana

Echium, Tree

Echium pininana

Echter Alant

Inula helenium

Eckfeldt's Dot Lichen

Arthonia eckfeldtii

Eckfeldt's Lecidea Lichen

Lecidea eckfeldtii

eclipse blackberry

Rubus defectionis

ecotone blackberry

Rubus heterophyllus

Ectopic Midge-Orchid

Corunastylis ectopa

Ecuador Laurel

Cordia alliodora

Ecuadorian Walnut

Juglans honorei

Ecuadorian Walnut

Juglans neotropica

Ecuatoriana, Curuba

Passiflora tarminiana


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Grateful acknowledgment is made to the following: for plant names: Australian Plant Name Index, Australian National Herbarium; ; The International Plant Names Index, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew/Harvard University Herbaria/Australian National Herbarium; Plants Database, United States Department of Agriculture, National Resources Conservation Service;DJ Mabberley (1997) The Plant Book, Cambridge University Press (Second Edition); JH Wiersma and B Leon (1999) World Economic Plants, CRC Press; RJ Hnatiuk (1990) Census of Australian Vascular Plants, Australian Government Publishing Service; for information: Science Direct; Wiley Online Library; High Wire; Oxford Journals; USDA National Agricultural Library; for synonyms: The Plant List; for common names:; etc.

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Latest update 31 July 2014 by: ANCW