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

Crop Uses and Products

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[search terms: shade, shelter ie plants able to grow in shade and plants able to provide shade]

 

Alocasia macrorrhiza

 

2.93

Heteromeles arbutifolia

Bunjong

1.97

Quercus coccifera

Kermes Oak

0.87

Quercus rubra

Northern Red Oak, Champion Oak

0.87

Alocasia macrorhiza

 

0.85

Abies amabilis

Pacific Silver Fir, White Fir, Red Fir, Lovely Fir, Amabilis Fir, Cascades Fir, Silver Fir

0.84

Acer rubrum

Drummond's Maple, Red Maple, Swamp Maple, Water Maple, Soft Maple

0.73

Acer saccharum

Sugar Maple, Rock Maple

0.72

Euonymus kiautschovicus

Creeping Strawberry Bush, Spreading Euonymus

0.68

Amomyrtus luma

Luma

0.68

Erythrina poeppigiana

Mountain Immortelle, Bucare Ceibo

0.61

Fagus sylvatica

European Beech, Common Beech

0.56

Acer platanoides

Norway Maple

0.55

Cordia alliodora

Spanish Elm, Ecuador Laurel, Cypre, Salmwood

0.55

Aextoxicon punctatum

Olivillo, Aceitunillo

0.50

Coffea arabica

Arabian Coffee, Mountain Coffee

0.43

Solanum ptycanthum

West Indian Nightshade

0.43

Eucryphia cordifolia

Ulmo

0.43

Acer mono

Painted Maple, Mono Maple, Kaeda Itaya, Ezo Itaya,Wu Jiao Feng, Gorosae

0.43

Guzmania monostachia

Droophead Tufted Airplant, Scarlet Star

0.41

Dysoxylum fraserianum

Rosewood, Australian Rose Mahogany

0.41

Quercus velutina

Black Oak, Eastern Black Oak

0.40

Stellaria longipes

Chickweed Starwort, Longstalk Starwort

0.38

Acacia salicina

Cooba, Native Willow, Willow Wattle, Broughton Willow,Sally Wattle, Black Wattle

0.38

Vitis californica

California Wild Grape

0.37

Hedera canariensis

 

0.35

Fagus grandifolia

American Beech, North American Beech

0.34

Piper auritum

Vera Cruz Pepper, Hoja Santa, Yerba Santa, Hierba Santa, Mexican Pepperleaf, Acuyo, Tlanepa, Anisillo, Root Beer Plant, Sacred Pepper

0.31

Quercus ilex

Holly Oak, Evergreen Oak, Holm Oak

0.30

Quintinia serrata

 

0.29

Fraxinus americana

White Ash, American Ash

0.29

Gmelina leichhardtii

White Beech, Grey Teak

0.29

Prunus serotina

Black Cherry, Wild Black Cherry, Rum Cherry, Mountain Black Cherry, Capulí

0.28

Arisaema heterophyllum

Arisaema, Tian Nan Xing

0.28

Polyscias murrayi

Pencil Cedar

0.27

Syzygium operculatum

 

0.27

Alocasia brisbanensis

Native Lily, Cunjevoi

0.26

Abies veitchii

Christmastree, Veitch's Fir, Shirabiso, Shirabe, Veitch's Silver Fir

0.26

Quercus douglasii

Blue Oak, Mountain Oak, Iron Oak

0.24

Saxegothaea conspicua

Prince Albert's Yew

0.24

Quercus petraea

Durmast Oak, Sessile Oak, Cornish Oak, Irish Oak, Welsh Oak, Durmast Oak

0.23

Solanum dulcamara

Climbing Nightshade

0.23

Cereus giganteus

Saguaro

0.23

Flindersia brayleyana

Queensland Maple

0.23

Tradescantia albiflora

 

0.22

Tsuga heterophylla

Western Hemlock

0.22

Abies lasiocarpa

Corkbark Fir, Subalpine Fir, Rocky Mountain Fir

0.22

Anthocarapa nitidula

Incense Cedar

0.22

Sarcopteryx stipata

 

0.22

Tsuga canadensis

Eastern Hemlock

0.21

Aristotelia chilensis

Maquei, Maqui, Chilean Wineberry

0.21

Cardamine cordifolia

Heartleaf Bittercress, Heartleaved Bittercress, Large Mountain Bittercress

0.20

Solanum sarrachoides

 

0.20

Fontinalis neomexicana

New Mexican Fontinalis Moss

0.20

Acacia koa

Koa, Koa

0.20

Plectranthus parviflorus

Little Spurflower, Cockspur Flower

0.20

Hyptis emoryi

False Ironwort, Knobweed

0.20

Carya carolinae-septentrionalis

Southern Shagbark Hickory

0.19

Tortula caninervis

Tortula Moss

0.19

Polyscias elegans

Celery Wood

0.19

Fraxinus pennsylvanica

Green Ash, Red Ash

0.19

Azara serrata

Saw-Toothed Azara

0.19

Acer pseudoplatanus

Sycamore, Sycamore Maple

0.18

Betula pendula

European White Birch, Silver Birch

0.18

Tilia japonica

Japanese Lime

0.18

Arnica cordifolia

Heartleaf Arnica

0.18

Flindersia schottiana

Cudgerie, Bumpy Ash

0.18

Tilia cordata

Littleleaf Linden

0.18

Inga vera

River Koko, Ice-Cream-Bean, Joaquiniquil, Cuaniquil, Guama, Guaba

0.17

Rhizomnium punctatum

rhizomnium moss, Dotted Thyme-moss

0.17

Pyrrosia longifolia

 

0.17

Pinus strobus

Eastern White Pine, White Pine, Northern White Pine, Weymouth Pine, Soft Pine

0.17

Ostrya virginiana

Chisos Hophornbeam, American Hophornbeam, Eastern Hophornbeam, Hardhack, Ironwood, Leverwood, Hophornbeam

0.17

Mahonia repens

Creeping Barberry, Creeping Oregon Grape, Creeping Barberry, Prostrate Barberry

0.17

Dacrydium cupressinum

New Zealand Red Pine, Rimu

0.17

abies alba

Silver Fir, European Silver Fir

0.16

Diplacus aurantiacus

Orange Bush Monkeyflower, Sticky Monkey-Flower

0.15

Pentzia lanata

 

0.15

Licania platypus

Licania

0.15

Agave deserti

Desert Agave, Mescal, Century Plant, Maguey

0.15

Calamagrostis canadensis

Bluejoint, Bluejoint Reedgrass, Marsh Reedgrass, Canadian Reedgrass, Meadow Pinegrass, Marsh Pinegrass

0.15

Adenocaulon bicolor

American Trailplant

0.15

Quercus pagoda

Cherrybark Oak

0.15

Impatiens capensis

Jewelweed, Orange Jewelweed, Common Jewelweed, Spotted Jewelweed, Spotted Touch-Me-Not, Orange Balsam

0.15

Pinus contorta

Beach Pine, Shore Pine, Twisted Pine, Contorta Pine, Bolander Beach Pine, Lodgepole Pine, Sierra Lodgepole Pine

0.15

Cecropia obtusifolia

Trumpet Tree, Pop-A-Gun, Tree-Of-Laziness, Snakewood Tree, Guarumo

0.15

Prunus pensylvanica

Pin Cherry, Bird Cherry, Fire Cherry, Red Cherry

0.15

Populus tristis

 

0.15

Coprosma lucida

Karamu

0.14

Lepechinia calycina

Woodbalm, Pitcher Sage

0.14

Phillyrea latifolia

 

0.14

Toona australis

 

0.14

Betula maximowicziana

Monarch Birch

0.14

Veronica chamaedrys

Germander Speedwell

0.14

Ilex aquifolium

English Holly, Holly, Common Holly, English Holly, European Holly, Christmas Holly

0.14

Psychotria deflexa

Nodding Wild Coffee

0.14

Cercis canadensis

Eastern Redbud

0.14

Ipomoea tricolor

Grannyvine, Morning Glory

0.14

Quercus robur

English Oak, Pedunculate Oak, French Oak

0.13

Symphoricarpos racemosus

 

0.13

Poa supina

Supine Bluegrass, Creeping Meadow-Grass

0.13

Pennisetum setaceum

Crimson Fountaingrass, Fountain Grass

0.13

Tilia americana

American Basswood

0.13

Solidago virgaurea

 

0.13

Sedum divergens

Pacific Stonecrop

0.13

Rheedia edulis

Lemon Drop Mangosteen, Mameyito, Achacha

0.13

Acer pensylvanicum

Striped Maple, Moosewood, Moose Maple

0.13

Heritiera trifoliolata

 

0.13

Populus grandidentata

Bigtooth Aspen, Large-Tooth Aspen, Big-Tooth Aspen, American Aspen, White Poplar

0.13

Embothrium coccineum

Chilean Firebush, Chilean Firetree, Chilean Firebush, Notro, Ciruelillo

0.13

Terminalia ivorensis

Ivory Coast Almond

0.13

Piper excelsum

Kawakawa

0.13

Poa alsodes

Grove Bluegrass, Grove Meadow Grass

0.13

Quercus glauca

Ring-Cup Oak, Ring-Cupped Oak, Japanese Blue Oak, Glaucous-Leaf Oak

0.13

Quercus suber

Cork Oak

0.13

Eucalyptus pauciflora

Snow Gum, Cabbage Gum, Weeping Gum, White Sallee

0.13

Acacia rhodoxylon

Brown Spearwood, Rosewood, Ringy Rosewood

0.13

Fragaria virginiana

Virginia Strawberry, Wild Strawberry, Common Strawberry

0.13

Cordyline rubra

Palm Lily

0.12

Beilschmiedia pendula

Slugwood

0.12

Zoysia matrella

Manila Grass

0.12

Microstegium vimineum

Nepalese Browntop, Japanese Stiltgrass

0.12

Toona ciliata

Australian Redcedar

0.12

Pleomele hawaiiensis

Hawai'i Hala Pepe

0.12

Dacrycarpus dacrydioides

Kahika, Kahikatea

0.12

Castanospora alphandii

Brown Tamarind

0.12

Virola surinamensis

 

0.12

Muhlenbergia sobolifera

Rock Muhly, Cliff Muhly, Branched Muhly

0.11

Zanthoxylum brachyacanthum

 

0.11

Acer rufinerve

Redvein Maple, Honshu Maple, Urihadakaede, Melon-Skin Maple

0.11

Melicope micrococca

White Euodia, White Doughwood, Hairy-Leaved Doughwood

0.11

Stipa dregeana

 

0.11

Quercus alba

White Oak

0.11

Nyssa sylvatica

Blackgum, Black Tupelo, Tupelo, Black Gum

0.11

Liquidambar styraciflua

Sweetgum, American Sweetgum, Sweet Gum, Sweet-Gum, Hazel Pine, American-Storax, Bilsted, Red-Gum, Satin-Walnut, Star-Leaved Gum, Alligator-Wood

0.11

Abies balsamea

Balsam Fir

0.11

Albizia ferruginea

Albizia, Musase

0.11

Picea glauca

White Spruce, Canadian Spruce, Skunk Spruce, Cat Spruce, Black Hills Spruce, Western White Spruce, Alberta White Spruce, Porsild Spruce

0.11

Alchornea latifolia

Achiotillo, Aguacatillo

0.11

Boquila trifoliata

Pilpil, Voqui, Voquicillo, Vooquillo, Voqui Blanco

0.11

Doryphora sassafras

Sassafras, Yellow Sassafras, Canary Sassafras, Golden Sassafras, Golden Deal

0.10

Dendropanax arboreus

Angelica Tree

0.10

Alpinia arctiflora

 

0.10

Ardisia bifaria

 

0.10

Atractocarpus hirtus

 

0.10

Pandanus monticola

 

0.10

Persicaria maculata

Lady's Thumb, Spotted Lady's Thumb, Jesusplant, Redshank

0.10

Anthurium scandens

Pearl Laceleaf

0.10

Quercus macrocarpa

Bur Oak, Burr Oak, Mossycup Oak, Mossycup White Oak

0.10

Helianthemum canadense

Hoary Frostweed, Plains Frostweed, Hairy Frostweed

0.10

Cylindropuntia bigelovii

Teddybear Cholla, Teddy-Bear Cholla

0.10

Denhamia celastroides

 

0.10

Fitzroya cupressoides

Patagonian Cypress, Alerce, Lahuán

0.10

Rhynchosia americana

American snoutbean

0.10

Coronopus integrifolius

 

0.10

Cryptogramma stelleri

Fragile Rockbrake, Steller's Rockbrake, Slender Rockbrake

0.10

Cyathea cunninghamii

Gully Tree Fern, Slender Tree Fern

0.10

Listera convallarioides

Broadlipped Twayblade, Broad-Leaved Twayblade

0.10

Kokia drynarioides

Hawai'i Treecotton, Hawaiian Tree Cotton

0.10

 

 


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