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New Crops Info 2014
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Crop Uses and Products

Birdseed

[search terms: birdseed, bird seed, bird food, bird feed]

 

Alchemilla conjuncta

Silver Lady's-Mantle

7.67

Euonymus bungeanus

Winterberry Euonymus, Hamilton's Spindletree, Hamilton's Spindle, Himalayan Spindle

7.66

Atriplex glabriuscula

Frankton's Saltbush, Northeastern Saltbush, Babington's Orache, Smooth Orache, Scotland Orache, Glabrous Orache

7.21

Deutzia scabra

Fuzzy Pride-Of-Rochester, Fuzzy Deutzia

6.56

Rhynchosia volubilis

 

5.01

Heliconia caribaea

Macawflower, Red Palulu

4.37

Alangium platanifolium

 

2.89

Guizotia abyssinica

Guioa, Wild Quince

2.74

Heliconia bihai

 

2.72

Acer buergerianum

Trident Maple, Trident Maple

2.67

Trachelospermum jasminoides

Confederate Jasmine

2.27

Calystegia hederacea

Japanese False Bindweed

2.25

Buxus microphylla

Littleleaf Boxwood, Japanese Box, Littleleaf Box

2.18

Taxodium ascendens

Pond Cypress

1.99

Bupleurum ranunculoides

 

1.91

Euonymus japonicus

Japanese Spindletree, Japanese Spindle

1.88

Firmiana simplex

Chinese Parasoltree, Wutong

1.88

Cayratia japonica

Bushkiller, Yabu Garashi, Japanese Cayratia Herb

1.77

Magnolia denudata

Lilytree, Yulan Magnolia

1.74

Liriope spicata

Creeping Liriope, Creeping Lilyturf, Lilyturf, Monkey Grass

1.35

Pterocarya stenoptera

Chinese Wingnut

1.24

Trachycarpus fortunei

Chinese Windmill Palm

1.06

Podocarpus macrophyllus

Yew Plum Pine, Kusamaki, Inumaki

1.05

Parthenocissus tricuspidata

Boston Ivy, Japanese Creeper, Grape Ivy, Japanese Ivy, Woodbine

0.98

Ulmus parvifolia

Chinese Elm

0.94

Aristolochia debilis

 

0.85

Cudrania tricuspidata

Storehousebush, Cudrang, Mandarin Melon Berry, Silkworm Thorn, Zhe, Che, Chinese Mulberry

0.71

Celtis sinensis

Chinese Hackberry

0.70

Sisymbrium austriacum

Jeweled Rocket

0.69

Equisetum laevigatum

Smooth Horsetail, Smooth Scouring Rush

0.68

Nandina domestica

Sacred Bamboo, Nandina, Heavenly Bamboo

0.67

Amphibolis antarctica

Wire Weed , Sea Nymph

0.66

Turpinia occidentalis

Muttonwood

0.59

Calathea lutea

Pampano, Maxan

0.55

Heterozostera tasmanica

 

0.52

Phyllospadix scouleri

Scouler's Surfgrass, Scouler's Surf Grass

0.52

Akebia quinata

Chocolate Vine, Five-Leaf Akebia

0.51

Smilax china

China Root

0.50

Platycladus orientalis

Oriental Arborvitae, Chinese Arborvitae, Biota, Oriental Thuja

0.49

Androsace maxima

Greater Rockjasmine

0.44

Eleocharis interstincta

Knotted Spikerush

0.43

Linanthus parryae

Sandblossoms

0.43

Sideritis montana

Mountain Ironwort

0.43

Metasequoia glyptostroboides

Dawn Redwood

0.42

Rosa multiflora

multiflora rose, baby rose, Japanese rose, many-flowered rose, seven-sisters rose, Eijitsu rose

0.41

Pittosporum tobira

Japanese Cheesewood, Japanese Pittosporum, Japanese Mock-Orange

0.41

Euonymus fortunei

Winter Creeper, Spindle, Fortune's Spindle, Wintercreeper

0.39

Ilex cornuta

Chinese Holly, Horned Holly

0.38

Toxicodendron vernix

Poison Sumac

0.33

Melilotus officinalis

Yellow Sweetclover, Yellow Melilot, Ribbed Melilot, Common Melilot

0.33

Pistacia chinensis

Chinese Pistache

0.31

Turgenia latifolia

Broadleaf False Carrot

0.31

Securigera varia

Crownvetch

0.29

Magnolia grandiflora

Southern Magnolia, Bull Bay

0.29

Helianthus debilis

Cusick's Sunflower, Turniproot Sunflower

0.28

Eleocharis cellulosa

Gulf Coast Spikerush

0.27

Pinus thunbergii

Japanese Black Pine, Japanese Pine, Black Pine

0.26

Acacia papyrocarpa

Western Myall

0.26

Conringia orientalis

Hare's Ear Mustard

0.26

Ligustrum lucidum

Glossy Privet, Chinese Privet, Broad-Leaf Privet

0.26

Silene italica

Italian Catchfly

0.25

Pinus massoniana

Chinese Red Pine, Masson's Pine, Horsetail Pine

0.25

Stachys annua

Annual Hedgenettle

0.24

Chrysanthemum indicum

 

0.24

Ophiopogon japonicus

Dwarf Lilyturf, Mondo Grass, Fountain Plant, Monkey Grass

0.24

Cyclamen hederifolium

Ivy-Leaved Cyclamen, Sowbread

0.24

Diplotaxis muralis

Annual Wallrocket

0.23

Leopoldia comosa

Tassel Hyacinth, Tufted Grape Hyacinth, Hairy Muscari, Edible Muscari

0.22

Aethusa cynapium

Fool's Parsley, Fool's Cicely, Poison Parsley

0.21

Lactuca saligna

Willowleaf Lettuce, Least Lettuce

0.20

Rhagodia parabolica

Fragrant Saltbush, Mealy Saltbush

0.20

Sonchus tenerrimus

Slender Sowthistle

0.20

Vaccaria hispanica

Cow Soapwort

0.19

Bifora radians

Wild Bishop

0.18

Acacia ligulata

Acacia, Sandhill Wattle, Umbrella Bush, Marpoo, Dune Wattle, Small Coobah, Watarka, Wirra

0.18

Aphanes arvensis

Field Parsley Piert, Field Parsley-Piert, Western Lady's-Mantle, Parsley Breakstone

0.16

Bupleurum rotundifolium

Hare's Ear, Roundleaf Thorowax

0.16

Sesbania herbacea

Bigpod Sesbania

0.15

Triticosecale rimpaui

Triticale

0.15

Fallopia convolvulus

Black-Bindweed, Wild Buckwheat

0.15

Erophila verna

Spring Draba, Shadflower, Nailwort, Vernal Whitlow Grass, Early Witlow Grass, Whitlow-Grass

0.14

Ailanthus altissima

Tree Of Heaven, Ailanthus, Chouchun

0.14

Actaea rubra

Red Baneberry, Chinaberry, Doll's Eye

0.14

Sisymbrium orientale

Indian Hedgemustard

0.13

Achillea collina

 

0.12

Echinochloa frumentacea

Billion-Dollar Grass, Indian Barnyard Millet, Sawa Millet

0.12

Rhus aromatica

fragrant sumac

0.12

Consolida regalis

Royal Knight's-Spur, Forking Larkspur, Rocket-Larkspur, Field Larkspur

0.12

Carlina vulgaris

Carline Thistle

0.11

Veronica persica

Birdeye Speedwell

0.11

Polystichum acrostichoides

Christmas Fern

0.11

Sempervivum tectorum

Common Houseleek

0.11

Viburnum prunifolium

Blackhaw

0.11

Medicago minima

Little Bur-Clover, Bur Medick, Burclover, Little Bur Medick, Little Medick, Small Medick, Woolly Bur Medick

0.10

Rhus copallina

Shining Sumac, Dwarf Sumac, Flameleaf Sumac, Winged Sumac

0.10

Galium tricornutum

Roughfruit Corn Bedstraw, Rough Corn Bedstraw, Corn Cleavers

0.10

 

 


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Grateful acknowledgment is made to the following: for plant names: Australian Plant Name Index, Australian National Herbarium http://www.anbg.gov.au/cpbr/databases/apni-search-full.html; ; The International Plant Names Index, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew/Harvard University Herbaria/Australian National Herbarium http://www.ipni.org/index.html; Plants Database, United States Department of Agriculture, National Resources Conservation Service http://plants.usda.gov/;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 http://www.sciencedirect.com/; Wiley Online Library http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/advanced/search; High Wire http://highwire.stanford.edu/cgi/search; Oxford Journals http://services.oxfordjournals.org/search.dtl; USDA National Agricultural Library http://agricola.nal.usda.gov/booleancube/booleancube_search_cit.html; for synonyms: The Plant List http://www.theplantlist.org/; for common names: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page; etc.


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