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

Species attracting attention:
 common names W..

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

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Common name(s)

 


Species name

Wall Barley

Hordeum marinum

Wall Germander

Teucrium chamaedrys

Wall Lettuce

Mycelis muralis

Wall-Lettuce

Mycelis muralis

Wallum Heath

Epacris pulchella

Wampee

Clausena lansium

Wampi

Clausena lansium

Wand Riverhemp

Sesbania virgata

Wand Sage

Salvia virgata

Wandflower

Galax urceolata

Wandplant

Galax urceolata

Wara Awara

Astrocaryum vulgare

Wart Spurge

Euphorbia helioscopia

Wart-Stem Ceanothus

Ceanothus verrucosus

Wasabi

Wasabia japonica

Water Avens

Geum rivale

Water Birch

Betula occidentalis

Water Cabbage

Pistia stratiotes

Water Chestnut

Eleocharis dulcis

Water Chestnut

Trapa natans

Water Convolvulus

Ipomoea aquatica

Water Fern

Azolla filiculoides

Water Flag

Iris pseudacorus

Water Flower

Geum rivale

Water Horehound

Lycopus europaeus

Water Hyacinth

Eichhornia crassipes

Water Hyssop

Bacopa monnieri

Water Lettuce

Pistia stratiotes

Water Mannagrass

Glyceria fluitans

Water Maple

Acer rubrum

Water Mint

Mentha aquatica

Water Morning Glory

Ipomoea aquatica

Water Parsnip

Berula erecta

Water Spangles

Salvinia minima

Water Spinach

Ipomoea aquatica

Water Yam

Dioscorea alata

Waterhyssop

Bacopa monnieri

Watermelon

Citrullus lanatus

Waterwillow

Decodon verticillatus

Wavy Hair-Grass

Deschampsia flexuosa

Wavy Scaly Cloakfern

Astrolepis sinuata

Wavy-Leaf Fleabane

Conyza bonariensis

Wax Bean

Phaseolus vulgaris

Wax Myrtle

Morella cerifera

Waxgourd

Benincasa hispida

Way Thistle

Cirsium arvense

Wedding Cake Tree

Cornus controversa

Wedge Leaf Hopbush

Dodonaea viscosa

Weedy Dogfennel

Chamaemelum mixtum

Weeping Bottlebrush

Callistemon viminalis

Weeping Ghost Gum

Corymbia bella

Weeping Grass

Microlaena stipoides

Weeping Grass

Microlaena stipoides

Weeping Gum

Eucalyptus pauciflora

Weeping Meadow Grass

Microlaena stipoides

Weeping Rice Grass

Microlaena stipoides

Weeping Yew

Podocarpus falcatus

Weld

Reseda luteola

Welsh Oak

Quercus petraea

Welsh Onion

Allium fistulosum

Welted Thistle

Carduus crispus

Weskusbietou

Chrysanthemoides monilifera

West African Albizzia

Albizia adianthifolia

West Indian Cherry

Malpighia emarginata

West Indian False Box

Gymnadenia conopsea

West Indian False Boxwood

Gymnadenia conopsea

West Indian Indigo

Indigofera suffruticosa

West Indian Marsh Grass

Hymenaea courbaril

West Indian Spongeplant

Limnobium laevigatum

Western Australian Golden Wattle

Acacia saligna

Western Australian Peppermint

Agonis flexuosa

Western Bird's-Foot Trefoil

Lotus scoparius

Western Bog Yellowcress

Rorippa palustris

Western Brackenfern

Pteridium aquilinum

Western Columbine

Aquilegia formosa

Western Grey Box

Eucalyptus microcarpa

Western Juneberry

Amelanchier alnifolia

Western Myall

Acacia papyrocarpa

Western Old White Gum

Eucalyptus argophloia

Western Rattlesnake Plantain

Goodyera oblongifolia

Western Roseroot

Rhodiola rosea

Western Serviceberry

Amelanchier alnifolia

Western Soapberry

Sapindus saponaria

Western Sword Fern

Polystichum munitum

Western Swordfern

Polystichum munitum

Western Underground Orchid

Rhizanthella gardneri

Western Waterweed

Elodea nuttallii

Western White Gum

Eucalyptus argophloia

Western White Spruce

Picea glauca

Western Wild Buttercup

Ranunculus adoneus

Western Yellow Pine

Pinus ponderosa

Whig Plant

Chamaemelum nobile

Whistling Pine

Casuarina equisetifolia

Whistling Tree

Casuarina equisetifolia

White Angel Trumpet

Brugmansia suaveolens

White Arctic Mountain Heather

Cassiope tetragona

White Arctic Mountain Heather

Cassiope tetragona

White Ash

Fraxinus americana

White Ball Acacia

Acacia angustissima

White Bedstraw

Galium album

White Birch

Betula papyrifera

White Birch

Betula pubescens

White Bladderflower

Araujia hortorum

White Box

Eucalyptus albens

White Bursage

Ambrosia dumosa

White Cedar

Melia azedarach

White Clover

Trifolium repens

White Coast Ceanothus

Ceanothus verrucosus

White Cypress-Pine

Callitris columellaris

White Cypress-Pine

Callitris glaucophylla

White Dryad

Dryas octopetala

White Dryas

Dryas octopetala

White Goosefoot

Chenopodium album

White Gourd

Benincasa hispida

White Gum

Eucalyptus argophloia

White Heath Aster

Symphyotrichum ericoides

White Horehound

Marrubium vulgare

White Horseweed

Conyza sumatrensis

White Indian Hemp

Asclepias incarnata

White Ironbark

Eucalyptus leucoxylon

White Knapweed

Centaurea diffusa

White Lotus

Nymphaea alba

White Mahogany

Khaya anthotheca

White Mangrove

Avicennia marina

White Mulberry

Morus alba

White Pine

Pinus albicaulis

White Poplar

Populus canescens

White Poplar

Populus tremuloides

White Poplar

Populus alba

White Ramie

Boehmeria nivea

White Sage

Lantana camara

White Sallee

Eucalyptus pauciflora

White Spanish Broom

Cytisus multiflorus

White Spanishbroom

Cytisus multiflorus

White Spruce

Picea glauca

White Star Apple

Chrysophyllum albidum

White Stinkwood

Celtis africana

White Tea-Tree

Kunzea ericoides

White Trillium

Trillium grandiflorum

White Turmeric

Curcuma zedoaria

White Wallrocket

Diplotaxis erucoides

White Water Rose

Nymphaea alba

White Wood-Rush

Luzula luzuloides

White Wormwood

Artemisia herba-alba

Whitebark Pine

Pinus albicaulis

Whitebrush

Aloysia gratissima

Whitebush

Aloysia gratissima

Whiteedge Morning-Glory

Ipomoea nil

White-Fleshed Pitahaya

Hylococcus sericeus

White-Flowered Embelia

Embelia ribes

Whitemouth Dayflower

Commelina erecta

Whitespot Giant Arum

Amorphophallus paeoniifolius

Whitethorn

Crataegus monogyna

Whitetop

Cardaria draba

White-Top

Austrodanthonia caespitosa

Whiteweed

Ageratum conyzoides

Whitewort

Leucas martinicensis

Whiteywood

Melicytus ramiflorus

Whortleberry

Vaccinium myrtillus

Widdy

Potentilla fruticosa

Wilco

Anadenanthera colubrina

Wild Almond

Brabejum stellatifolium

Wild Apricot

Passiflora incarnata

Wild Asparagus

Asparagus acutifolius

Wild Baby's Breath

Galium odoratum

Wild Baccatum

Capsicum baccatum

Wild Balata

Micropholis guyanensis

Wild Basil

Ocimum gratissimum

Wild Basil

Clinopodium vulgare

Wild Beaked Parsley

Anthriscus sylvestris

Wild Betel

Piper sarmentosum

Wild Bluegrass

Poa secunda

Wild Buckwheat

Fallopia convolvulus

Wild Candytuft

Iberis amara

Wild Cane

Arundo donax

Wild Chamomile

Chamomilla recutita

Wild Chamomile

Matricaria recutita

Wild Cherry

Prunus avium

Wild Chervil

Anthriscus sylvestris

Wild Columbine

Aquilegia canadensis

Wild Cosmos

Cosmos caudatus

Wild Cranesbill

Geranium maculatum

Wild Crepe Myrtle

Malpighia emarginata

Wild Currant

Ribes magellanicum

Wild Custard Apple

Annona senegalensis

Wild Custard-Apple

Annona senegalensis

Wild Flag

Iris setosa

Wild Flax

Camelina sativa

Wild Geranium

Geranium maculatum

Wild Ginger

Etlingera elatior

Wild Grape

Vitis vinifera

Wild Honeytree

Casearia decandra

Wild Indigo

Indigofera suffruticosa

Wild Karanda

Carissa spinarum

Wild Kumquat

Fortunella hindsii

Wild Leadwort

Plumbago zeylanica

Wild Leek

Allium ampeloprasum

Wild Mallow

Malva sylvestris

Wild Mint

Mentha arvensis

Wild Olive

Elaeagnus angustifolia

Wild Passion Vine

Passiflora incarnata

Wild Poinsettia

Euphorbia heterophylla

Wild Privet

Ligustrum vulgare

Wild Quince

Guizotia abyssinica

Wild Radish

Raphanus raphanistrum

Wild Redtop

Panicum virgatum

Wild Rice

Oryza rufipogon

Wild Sage

Lantana camara

Wild Soursop

Annona senegalensis

Wild Strawberry

Fragaria virginiana

Wild Sugarcane

Saccharum spontaneum

Wild Tomato

Physalis angulata

Wild Turmeric

Curcuma aromatica

Wild Yam

Dioscorea villosa

Williams Lovegrass

Eragrostis tef

Willka

Anadenanthera colubrina

Willow Moss

Fontinalis antipyretica

Willow Myrtle

Agonis flexuosa

Willow Wattle

Acacia salicina

Willow Weed

Persicaria lapathifolia

Willow-Leaved Jessamine

Cestrum parqui

Wimmera Ryegrass

Lolium rigidum

Winged Bean

Psophocarpus tetragonolobus

Winged Cardamom

Amomum subulatum

Winged Pea

Psophocarpus tetragonolobus

Winged Sumac

Rhus copallinum

Winged Tobacco

Nicotiana alata

Winged-Stem Passion Flower

Passiflora alata

Wingleaf Soapberry

Sapindus saponaria

Winter Gourd

Benincasa hispida

Winter Melon

Benincasa hispida

Winter Mushrooms

Flammulina velutipes

Winter Rocket

Barbarea vulgaris

Winter Ryegrass

Lolium perenne

Winter Savory

Satureja montana

Winter Squash

Cucurbita maxima

Winter Thorn

Faidherbia albida

Winter's Bark

Drimys winteri

Wiregrass

Aristida beyrichiana

Wiregrass

Eleusine indica

Wirtgen's Bedstraw

Galium verum

Withania

Withania somnifera

Wituq

Genipa americana

Woad

Isatis indigotica

Woad

Isatis tinctoria

Wobsqua Grass

Panicum virgatum

Wolf's Bane

Arnica montana

Wolftail

Lycurus phleoides

Wonderbean

Canavalia ensiformis

Wood Apple

Aegle marmelos

Wood False Brome

Brachypodium sylvaticum

Wood Geranium

Geranium maculatum

Wood Mallow

Malva sylvestris

Wood Millet

Milium effusum

Wood Sorrel

Oxyria digyna

Woodbine

Gelsemium sempervirens

Woodland Hawthorn

Crataegus laevigata

Woodland Pink

Dianthus sylvestris

Woodland Tobacco

Nicotiana sylvestris

Woodoats

Chasmanthium latifolium

Woodruff

Galium odoratum

Woodsy Thyme-Moss

Plagiomnium cuspidatum

Woody Fleabane

Dittrichia viscosa

Woold

Reseda luteola

Woolly Fringe-Moss

Racomitrium lanuginosum

Woolly Mint

Mentha suaveolens

Woolly Moss

Racomitrium lanuginosum

Woolly Plantain

Plantago patagonica

Woolly-Leaf White Sapote

Casimiroa tetrameria

Woonert

Eucalyptus salmonophloia

Wormseed

Chenopodium ambrosioides

Wormwood

Artemisia absinthium

Wound Rocket

Barbarea vulgaris

Woundwort

Anthyllis vulneraria

Wright's Pepperweed

Lepidium lasiocarpum

Wuruk

Eucalyptus salmonophloia

 


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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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