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New Crops Info 2014
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Crop Uses and Products

Wood fibre

[search terms: wood fibre, wood fiber]

 

Potentilla inclinata

Ashy Cinquefoil, Grey Cinquefoil

18.00

Fraxinus mandshurica

Manchurian Ash

8.92

Nothoscordum inodorum

Naples Garlic, Daffodil Garlic, False Garlic, Flowering Onion, Naples Onion, Guernsey Star-Of-Bethlehem, Neapolitan Garlic, Star, White Garlic, Wood Garlic

7.93

Urtica chamaedryoides

Heartleaf Nettle

6.41

Galactia smallii

Small's Milkpea

4.41

Senna ligustrina

Privet Senna

4.41

Tephrosia angustissima

Curtiss' Hoarypea

4.41

Cupania pseudorhus

Foambark

4.41

Boehmeria nivea

Chinese Grass, Ramie, China Grass, Chinese Plant, White Ramie, Green Ramie, Rhea

2.26

Lapeirousia laxa

False Freesia

2.20

Salix koreensis

 

1.98

Brunnichia ovata

American Buckwheat Vine, Redvine

1.66

Pinus excelsa

Bhutan Pine, Blue Pine, Himalayan Pine, Himalayan White Pine

1.38

Acer sieboldianum

Siebold's Maple, Kohauchiwakaede

1.16

Ipomoea microdactyla

Calcareous Morning-Glory, Calcareous Morning Glory

1.10

Psidium longipes

Mangroveberry, Long-Stalk Stopper, Vieques Esland Guava

1.10

Stipa tenacissima

Esparto

1.10

Chrysanthemum frutescens

Marguerite, Marguerite Daisy

0.95

Pinus nigra

Austrian Pine, Black Pine, Corsican Pine, Crimean Pine

0.93

Hibiscus cannabinus

 

0.87

Chlorogalum pomeridianum

Wavyleaf Soap Plant, Wavy-Leafed Soap Plant, California Soaproot, Amole

0.80

Populus tremula

European Aspen, Aspen, Common Aspen, Eurasian Aspen, Quaking Aspen

0.78

Byrsonima lucida

Long Key Locustberry, Shiny Locustberry

0.73

Forestiera segregata

Florida Swampprivet, Florida Privet, Southern Privet

0.73

Cannabis indica

 

0.59

Populus maximowiczii

Japanese Poplar, Maximowicz' Poplar

0.57

Passiflora sexflora

Goatsfoot

0.55

Tsuga heterophylla

Western Hemlock

0.54

Bambusa vulgaris

Common Bamboo, Golden Bamboo, Buddha's Belly Bamboo

0.48

Eucalyptus grandis

Grand Eucalyptus, Flooded Gum, Rose Gum

0.42

Acacia mangium

Black Wattle, Hickory Wattle, Mangium, Forest Mangrove

0.41

Acacia auriculiformis

Earleaf Acacia, Auri, Earpod Wattle, Northern Black Wattle, Papuan Wattle, Tan Wattle

0.41

Populus deltoides

Eastern Cottonwood, Plains Cottonwood, Rio Grande Cottonwood

0.40

Senna mexicana

Chapman's Senna, Mexican Senna

0.40

Alnus japonica

Japanese Alder

0.39

Broussonetia kazinoki

 

0.36

Eucalyptus elata

River Peppermint Gum, River Peppermint, River White Gum

0.35

Lantana canescens

Hammock Shrubverbena, Hammock Lantana

0.35

Cannabis sativa

Marijuana

0.33

Eucalyptus gomphocephala

Tuart

0.32

Eucalyptus camaldulensis

River Redgum, River Red Gum

0.31

Impatiens walleriana

Buzzy Lizzy, Busy Lizzie, Balsam, Impatiens

0.31

Pinus densiflora

Japanese Red Pine, Akamatsu, Mematsu

0.30

Dyera costulata

Jelutong

0.30

Mimosa quadrivalvis

Florida Mimosa, Fourvalve Mimosa, Nelson's Mimosa, Urban's Mimosa

0.29

Liriodendron tulipifera

Tuliptree, Tulip Tree, American Tulip Tree, Tulip Poplar, Whitewood, Fiddle-Tree, Yellow Poplar

0.28

Pinus radiata

Monterey Pine, Insignis Pine, Radiata Pine

0.28

Cunninghamia lanceolata

Chinese Fir

0.27

Coccothrinax argentata

Florida Silver Palm, Silver Palm, Silver Thatch Palm, Biscayne Palm, Palma De Plata De Florida, Yuruguana De Costa, Palmicha

0.27

Tetrazygia bicolor

Florida Clover Ash

0.27

Euphorbia pulcherrima

Poinsettia

0.27

Acer rubrum

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

0.27

Washingtonia robusta

Washington Fan Palm

0.25

Dalea carthagenensis

Cartagena Prairie Clover, Cartagena Prairie-Clover, Florida Prairie Clover, Puerto Rico Prairie Clover

0.23

Picea lutzii

 

0.23

Eucalyptus macarthurii

Camden Woollybutt, Paddy's River Box

0.22

Agave sisalana

Sisal Hemp, Sisal

0.21

Picea mariana

Black Spruce

0.21

Prunus subhirtella

Winter-Flowering Cherry, Spring Cherry, Higan Cherry, Rosebud Cherry

0.20

Pithecellobium keyense

Florida Keys Blackbead, Blackbead

0.19

Chamaecyparis obtusa

Hinoki False Cypress, Japanese Cypress, Hinoki Cypress, Hinoki

0.18

Pinus patula

Mexican Weeping Pine, Patula Pine, Pino Patula

0.18

Eucalyptus globulus

Eurabbie, Southern Blue Gum, Blue Gum, Tasmanian Bluegum

0.18

Lycopersicon lycopersicum

Tomato

0.17

Aesculus turbinata

Japanese Horse Chestnut

0.16

Pelargonium hortorum

Zonal Geranium, Garden Geranium, Malva, Malvón

0.15

Broussonetia papyrifera

Paper Mulberry, Tapa Cloth Tree

0.14

Populus canadensis

Carolina Poplar, Hybrid Black Poplar

0.14

Zinnia elegans

 

0.14

Linum usitatissimum

Common Flax, Linseed

0.14

Solenostemon scutellarioides

Common Coleus

0.13

Wisteria floribunda

Japanese Wisteria

0.12

Agropyron caninum

 

0.12

Equisetum hyemale

Scouringrush Horsetail, Rough Horsetail, Scouring Rush

0.12

Ulmus parvifolia

Chinese Elm

0.11

Lotononis bainesii

Lotononis

0.11

Hevea brasiliensis

Bentham's Hevea, Caucho

0.11

Acer platanoides

Norway Maple

0.11

Abies balsamea

Balsam Fir

0.11

Salix babylonica

 

0.10

Corymbia variegata

Spotted Gum

0.10

Salix gilgiana

Willow

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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