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

Species attracting attention:
 common names Q..

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

Listings of species attracting attention by common name, keyword or crop use/product are available here.
The listing of all species on the website is available here.

Common name(s)


Species name


Catha edulis

Qian Ceng Ta

Lycopodium serratum

Qinchona Qinchona

Cinchona officinalis

Q'Ng Ci

Brassica chinensis


Populus tremuloides

Quaking Aspen

Populus tremula

Quaking Aspen

Populus tremuloides


Cornus canadensis

Queen Anne's Lace

Anthriscus sylvestris

Queen Coralbead

Cocculus orbiculatus

Queen Of

Cestrum nocturnum

Queen Of Herbs

Coleus amboinicus

Queen Of Herbs

Coleus aromaticus

Queen Of Herbs

Plectranthus amboinicus

Queen Of The Meadow

Filipendula ulmaria

Queen's Crape-Myrtle

Lagerstroemia speciosa

Queensland Box

Lophostemon confertus

Queensland Western White Gum

Eucalyptus argophloia

Queensland White Gum

Eucalyptus argophloia


Amaranthus hypochondriacus


Gliricidia sepium


Crataegus monogyna


Cinchona pubescens


Cydonia oblonga


Cinchona pubescens


Cinchona pubescens


Cinchona officinalis


Cinchona pubescens

Quinine Bark Tree

Cinchona officinalis


Chenopodium quinoa


Cinchona officinalis


Amaranthus hypochondriacus


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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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