New Crops Info 2014
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Species attracting attention:
 common names P..

The species below (listed by common names P..) have attracted recent attention in the literature.

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Common name(s)

 


Species name

P’Siole

Plectranthus amboinicus

Pacara Earpod Tree

Enterolobium contortisiliquum

Pachouli

Pogostemon cablin

Pacific Beach Strawberry

Fragaria chiloensis

Pacific Bluegrass

Poa secunda

Pacific Kobresia

Kobresia myosuroides

Pacific Mosquitofern

Azolla filiculoides

Pacific Oak Fern

Gymnocarpium dryopteris

Pacific Oakfern

Gymnocarpium dryopteris

Pacific Rush

Juncus effusus

Pacific Serviceberry

Amelanchier alnifolia

Padang Cassia

Cinnamomum burmannii

Padang Cassia

Cinnamomum burmannii

Paddy Oats

Gnetum gnemon

Padi Oats

Gnetum gnemon

Paico

Chenopodium ambrosioides

Painted Euphorbia

Euphorbia heterophylla

Painted Spurge

Euphorbia heterophylla

Paintedleaf

Euphorbia heterophylla

Pak Choi

Brassica chinensis

Pak Choi

Brassica chinensis

Pak Choy

Brassica chinensis

Pak Eelerd

Piper sarmentosum

Pakarmula

Costus speciosus

Palah

Butea monosperma

Palash

Butea monosperma

Palay Rubbervine

Cryptostegia grandiflora

Pale Laelia

Laelia rubescens

Pale Mexican Pricklypoppy

Argemone ochroleuca

Pale Persicaria

Persicaria lapathifolia

Pale Psyllium

Plantago ovata

Pale Purple Coneflower

Echinacea pallida

Pale Smartweed

Persicaria lapathifolia

Paleyellow Iris

Iris pseudacorus

Palisade Grass

Brachiaria brizantha

Palm Lily

Cordyline fruticosa

Palma De Guinea

Pseudophoenix sargentii

Palmarosa

Cymbopogon martinii

Palmer's Grapplinghook

Harpagophytum procumbens

Palmiteiro

Euterpe edulis

Palmyra Palm

Borassus aethiopum

Palo De Pulque

Acacia angustissima

Pambil

Iriartea deltoidea

Pampas Grass

Cortaderia selloana

Panama Berry

Muntingia calabura

Panama Rubber Tree

Castilla elastica

Panasco

Eragrostis pilosa

Panicled Hawkweed

Hieracium pilosella

Panikkoorkka

Plectranthus amboinicus

Paper Birch

Betula papyrifera

Paper Mulberry

Broussonetia papyrifera

Paper Reed

Cyperus papyrus

Paperwhite Narcissus

Narcissus papyraceus

Papua New Guinea Red Wattle

Acacia crassicarpa

Papuan Wattle

Acacia auriculiformis

Papyrus

Cyperus papyrus

Papyrus Sedge

Cyperus papyrus

Paracress

Acmella oleracea

Paradise Plum

Chrysobalanus icaco

Parana Pine

Araucaria angustifolia

Paraná Pine

Araucaria angustifolia

Parasol Leaf Tree

Macaranga tanarius

Parasol Pine

Pinus pinea

Parica

Anadenanthera peregrina

Parkia

Parkia speciosa

Parmelina

Parmelina quercina

Parmotrema Lichen

Parmotrema tinctorum

Parota

Enterolobium cyclocarpum

Parrot Feather

Myriophyllum aquaticum

Parrot Feather Watermilfoil

Myriophyllum aquaticum

Parrot Tree

Butea monosperma

Parrotfeather Watermilfoil

Myriophyllum aquaticum

Partridge Pea

Chamaecrista fasciculata

Passion Fruit

Passiflora edulis

Passionflower

Passiflora alata

Passionfruit

Passiflora edulis

Pasto Cinto

Phalaris arundinacea

Pasto Ilusión

Eragrostis pilosa

Pasto Pelillo

Eragrostis pilosa

Pasture Sage

Artemisia frigida

Pata De Vaca

Bauhinia forficata

Patagonian Cypress

Fitzroya cupressoides

Patagonian Oak

Nothofagus obliqua

Patchouli

Pogostemon cablin

Patchouly

Pogostemon cablin

Paterson's Curse

Echium plantagineum

Path Rush

Juncus tenuis

Patharcur

Plectranthus amboinicus

Pathorchur

Plectranthus amboinicus

Patta Ajavayin

Plectranthus amboinicus

Pâturin Poilu

Eragrostis pilosa

Pau

Phaleria macrocarpa

Pau De Pernambuco

Caesalpinia echinata

Pau-Brasil

Caesalpinia echinata

Pea

Pisum sativum

Pea Shooters

Polygonum cuspidatum

Peach Palm

Bactris gasipaes

Peach-Palm

Bactris gasipaes

Peacock Flower

Caesalpinia pulcherrima

Peacock Flower Fence

Adenanthera pavonina

Peanut

Arachis hypogaea

Pearl Onion

Allium ampeloprasum

Peashrub

Caragana korshinskii

Pedunculate Oak

Quercus robur

Peewah

Bactris gasipaes

Pehuén

Araucaria araucana

Pejibaye

Bactris gasipaes

Pellitory Of The Wall

Parietaria judaica

Pencil Pine

Cupressus sempervirens

Pennsylvania Sedge

Carex pensylvanica

Penny Hedge

Alliaria petiolata

Penny Mac

Hydrangea paniculata

Pennyroyal

Mentha pulegium

Peppadew

Capsicum baccatum

Pepper

Pimenta dioica

Peppergrass

Lepidium latifolium

Peppermint

Agonis flexuosa

Pepperwort

Lepidium latifolium

Pepperwort Pepper Grass

Lepidium sativum

Pequi

Caryocar brasiliense

Peregrina

Jatropha integerrima

Perennial Ryegrass

Lolium perenne

Perennial Thistle

Cirsium arvense

Perennial Wallrocket

Diplotaxis tenuifolia

Perfume Tree

Cananga odorata

Pernambuco Tree

Caesalpinia echinata

Persian Cumin

Carum carvi

Persian Cyclamen

Cyclamen persicum

Persian Lilac

Melia azedarach

Persian Melon

Cucumis melo

Persian Oak

Quercus brantii

Persian Silk Tree

Albizia julibrissin

Persian Turpentine Tree

Pistacia atlantica

Persian Walnut

Juglans regia

Peruvian Ground Apple

Polymnia sonchifolia

Peruvian Guava

Psidium cattleianum

Peruvian Peppertree

Schinus molle

Pestilence Wort

Petasites hybridus

Pestilence Wort

Petasites hybridus

Peterwort

Hypericum triquetrifolium

Petit Poireau Antillais

Allium ampeloprasum

Phak Bung

Ipomoea aquatica

Phak I Leut

Piper sarmentosum

Philippine Wax Flower

Etlingera elatior

Phoenician Juniper

Juniperus phoenicea

Physcomitrella Moss

Physcomitrella patens

Physic Nut

Jatropha curcas

Pibá

Bactris gasipaes

Pick-Cheese

Malva sylvestris

Pickerel Weed

Pontederia cordata

Pickerelweed

Pontederia cordata

Picotee Morning Glory

Ipomoea nil

Pie-Marker

Abutilon theophrasti

Pigeon Pea

Cajanus cajan

Pigeon Seagrape

Coccoloba diversifolia

Pigeonpea

Cajanus cajan

Pigeonplum

Coccoloba diversifolia

Pigface

Carpobrotus edulis

Pignut

Carya glabra

Pignut Hickory

Carya glabra

Pigweed

Polygonum aviculare

Pigweed

Portulaca oleracea

Pijiguao

Bactris gasipaes

Pijuayo

Bactris gasipaes

Pill-Bearing Spurge

Euphorbia hirta

Pillpod Sandman

Euphorbia hirta

Pimenta

Pimenta dioica

Pimento

Pimenta dioica

Pinang

Areca catechu

Pine Blugrass

Poa secunda

Pineapple

Ananas comosus

Pinecone-Like Raceme Dendrobium

Dendrobium thyrsiflorum

Pinegrass

Festuca arizonica

Pink Bauhinia

Bauhinia monandra

Pink Bloodwood

Corymbia intermedia

Pink Box

Lophostemon confertus

Pink Bubble Persicaria

Polygonum capitatum

Pink Knotweed

Polygonum capitatum

Pink Morning Glory

Ipomoea carnea

Pink Rock-Rose

Cistus creticus

Pink Shower

Cassia grandis

Pink Shower Tree

Cassia grandis

Pink Silk Tree

Albizia julibrissin

Pinkfairies

Clarkia pulchella

Pinkhead Smartweed

Polygonum capitatum

Piñon Pine

Pinus edulis

Pinto Bean

Phaseolus vulgaris

Pinweed

Erodium cicutarium

Pipa

Eriobotrya japonica

Piper Plains Rough Fescue

Festuca hallii

Pipewort

Eriocaulon aquaticum

Piri Piri

Capsicum frutescens

Pitahaya

Hylococcus sericeus

Pitanga

Eugenia uniflora

Pitaya…

Hylococcus sericeus

Pitch Pine

Pinus albicaulis

Pitch Trefoil

Bituminaria bituminosa

Pitch-Apple

Clusia rosea

Pitchfork Weed

Bidens frondosa

Pithraj Tree

Aphanamixis polystachya

Pitiona

Lippia alba

Pivari

Desmodium gangeticum

Plains Cottonwood

Populus deltoides

Plains Rough Fescue

Festuca hallii

Plantaginis Ovatae Semen

Plantago ovata

Plantaginis Ovatae Testa

Plantago ovata

Plantago Decumbens

Plantago ovata

Plantago Ispaghula

Plantago ovata

Platanillo

Canna edulis

Platanillo

Canna indica

Plume Albizia

Paraserianthes lophantha

Plumed Cockscomb

Celosia argentea

Plymouth Thistle

Carduus pycnocephalus

Podina

Mentha arvensis

Pohutukawa

Metrosideros excelsa

Poinciana

Caesalpinia pulcherrima

Pointed Gourd

Trichosanthes dioica

Pointed Spear-Moss

Calliergonella cuspidata

Poireau

Allium ampeloprasum

Poireau Perpétuel

Allium ampeloprasum

Poison Bulb

Crinum asiaticum

Poison Hemlock

Conium maculatum

Poison Pax

Paxillus involutus

Poisonbean

Sesbania drummondii

Poisonbulb

Crinum asiaticum

Pokok Kadok

Piper sarmentosum

Polar Willow

Salix polaris

Pole Bean

Phaseolus vulgaris

Pole Butterflybush

Buddleja officinalis

Policeman's Helmet

Impatiens glandulifera

Pomegranate

Punica granatum

Pomelo

Citrus grandis

Pomelo

Citrus maxima

Pommelo

Citrus grandis

Pommelo

Citrus maxima

Pomogranà

Punica granatum

Pona Palm

Iriartea deltoidea

Pondberry

Lindera melissifolia

Ponderosa Pine

Pinus ponderosa

Pongam Oiltree

Pongamia pinnata

Pong-Pong

Cerbera odollam

Ponmusutai

Cissampelos pareira

Poor Man Pork

Plectranthus amboinicus

Poor Man's Ginseng

Codonopsis pilosula

Poor Man's Mustard

Alliaria petiolata

Poor Man's Pepper

Lepidium sativum

Poor Sedge

Carex magellanica

Poorjoe

Diodia teres

Pop Bean

Phaseolus vulgaris

Pop-A-Gun

Cecropia obtusifolia

Popple

Populus tremuloides

Porcelain Berry

Ampelopsis brevipedunculata

Porcelain Rose

Etlingera elatior

Porcupine Grass

Miscanthus sinensis

Porsild Spruce

Picea glauca

Port Gregory Gum

Corymbia calophylla

Port Jackson Willow

Acacia saligna

Port Wine Banksia

Banksia menziesii

Portuguese Broom

Cytisus striatus

Portuguese Lavender

Lavandula latifolia

Post Cedar

Juniperus ashei

Pot Marigold

Calendula officinalis

Pot Marjoram

Origanum onites

Pot Marjoram

Origanum onites

Pot Tamarind

Garcinia cambogia

Poverty Rush

Juncus tenuis

Prairie Acacia

Acacia angustissima

Prairie Flax

Linum lewisii

Prairie Junegrass

Koeleria macrantha

Prairie Sagewort

Artemisia frigida

Prairie-Mimosa

Desmanthus illinoensis

Prickleweed

Desmanthus illinoensis

Prickly Acacia; Thorn Mimosa

Acacia nilotica

Prickly Amaranth

Amaranthus spinosus

Prickly Castor Oil Tree

Kalopanax septemlobus

Prickly Cedar

Juniperus oxycedrus

Prickly Chaff Flower

Achyranthes aspera

Prickly Custard Apple

Annona muricata

Prickly Juniper

Juniperus oxycedrus

Prickly Lettuce

Lactuca serriola

Prickly Pear

Opuntia ficus-indica

Prickly Thistle

Cirsium arvense

Pride Of Barbados

Caesalpinia pulcherrima

Pride Of De Kaap

Bauhinia galpinii

Pride Of India

Lagerstroemia speciosa

Pride Of The Meadow

Filipendula ulmaria

Pride-Of-Barbados

Caesalpinia pulcherrima

Prikousa

Crepis vesicaria

Primrose

Primula vulgaris

Prince-Of-Wales Feather

Amaranthus hypochondriacus

Prince's Feather

Amaranthus hypochondriacus

Prince's Feather

Polygonum orientale

Prince's Feather

Amaranthus cruentus

Princess Tree

Paulownia tomentosa

Princess-Feather

Polygonum orientale

Princesstree

Paulownia tomentosa

Priprioca

Cyperus articulatus

Procumbent Yellow-Sorrel

Oxalis corniculata

Professor-Weed

Galega officinalis

Prostrate Barberry

Mahonia repens

Prostrate Canary Clover

Dorycnium pentaphyllum

Prostrate Knotweed

Polygonum aviculare

Prostrate Spurge

Chamaesyce maculata

Psilio

Plantago ovata

Psillium Blond

Plantago ovata

Psyllium

Plantago ovata

Psyllium Husk

Plantago ovata

Puca Panga

Arrabidaea chica

Pudding Grass

Mentha pulegium

Pudina

Mentha arvensis

Puke Weed

Lobelia inflata

Pummelo

Citrus grandis

Pummelo

Citrus maxima

Pumpkin

Cucurbita pepo

Pumpwood

Cecropia schreberiana

Punarnava

Boerhavia diffusa

Puncturevine

Tribulus terrestris

Pungai

Pongamia pinnata

Punktree

Melaleuca quinquenervia

Pupunha

Bactris gasipaes

Purging Nut

Jatropha curcas

Purple Amaranth

Amaranthus cruentus

Purple Anise

Illicium floridanum

Purple Avens

Geum rivale

Purple Bauhinia

Bauhinia purpurea

Purple Broad Vetch

Vicia narbonensis

Purple Chinese Houses

Collinsia heterophylla

Purple Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea

Purple False Brome

Brachypodium distachyon

Purple Granadilla

Passiflora edulis

Purple Gromwell

Lithospermum erythrorhizon

Purple Horn Toothed Moss

Ceratodon purpureus

Purple Loosestrife

Lythrum salicaria

Purple Mangosteen

Garcinia mangostana

Purple Marshlocks

Comarum palustre

Purple Monkeyflower

Mimulus lewisii

Purple Moor Grass

Molinia caerulea

Purple Moorgrass

Molinia caerulea

Purple Morning Glory

Ipomoea purpurea

Purple Needlegrass

Nassella pulchra

Purple Nut Sedge

Cyperus rotundus

Purple Pampas Grass

Cortaderia jubata

Purple Passionflower

Passiflora incarnata

Purple Pitcherplant

Sarracenia purpurea

Purple Prairie Clover

Dalea purpurea

Purple Spoonwort

Pleurozia purpurea

Purple Starthistle

Centaurea calcitrapa

Purple Viper's Bugloss

Echium plantagineum

Purple Witchweed

Striga hermonthica

Pursley

Portulaca oleracea

Pushkarmula

Costus speciosus

Pygmy Bluet

Houttuynia cordata

Pygmy Waterlily

Nymphaea tetragona

Pygmy Water-Lily

Nymphaea tetragona

Pyjama Lily

Crinum macowanii

Pyne's Ground Plum

Astragalus bibullatus

 


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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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