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

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

Listings of species attracting attention by common name, keyword or crop use/product are available here.
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Common name(s)


Species name

Yabu Garashi

Cayratia japonica


Polymnia sonchifolia


Banisteriopsis caapi

Yam Bean

Pachyrhizus ahipa

Yam Bean

Pachyrhizus erosus

Yam Daisy

Microseris lanceolata


Dioscorea japonica


Muntingia calabura

Yanga Bush

Maireana brevifolia

Yo Yng D Hung

Rheum officinale


Piper methysticum


Achillea millefolium


Bagassa guianensis


Myrciaria cauliflora

Yegaar Tree

Boswellia frereana

Yellow Alfalfa

Medicago sativa

Yellow Balsam

Croton flavens

Yellow Beadlily

Clintonia borealis

Yellow Bedstraw

Galium verum

Yellow Bluebeadlily

Clintonia borealis

Yellow Box

Eucalyptus melliodora

Yellow Cheesewood

Nauclea orientalis

Yellow Cockspur

Centaurea solstitialis

Yellow Coralroot

Corallorhiza trifida

Yellow Cryptantha

Cryptantha flava

Yellow Dogtooth Violet

Erythronium americanum

Yellow Flag

Iris pseudacorus

Yellow Fleabane

Dittrichia viscosa

Yellow Gentian

Gentiana lutea

Yellow Gentian

Gentiana lutea

Yellow Ginger

Hedychium gardnerianum

Yellow Guava

Psidium guajava

Yellow Gum

Eucalyptus leucoxylon

Yellow Iris

Iris pseudacorus

Yellow Jasmine

Gelsemium sempervirens

Yellow Jessamine

Gelsemium sempervirens

Yellow Lantern

Capsicum chinense

Yellow Lantern Chili

Capsicum chinense

Yellow Loosestrife

Lysimachia vulgaris

Yellow Melilot

Melilotus officinalis

Yellow Mombin

Spondias mombin

Yellow Nicker

Caesalpinia bonduc

Yellow Pond-Lily

Nuphar lutea

Yellow Rattle

Rhinanthus minor

Yellow Rocketcress

Barbarea vulgaris

Yellow Sapote

Casimiroa tetrameria

Yellow Spring Bedstraw

Galium verum

Yellow Star-Thistle

Centaurea solstitialis

Yellow Sweetclover

Melilotus officinalis

Yellow Toadflax

Linaria vulgaris

Yellow Trout Lily

Erythronium americanum

Yellow Water-Lily

Nuphar lutea

Yellow Weed

Reseda luteola


Eucalyptus melliodora


Xanthoceras sorbifolia


Lesquerella fendleri


Alyssum murale

Yerba De La Pastora

Salvia divinorum

Yerba De Tago

Eclipta prostrata

Yerba Mate

Ilex paraguariensis

Yigaar Tree

Boswellia frereana

Yin-Chen Wormwood

Artemisia capillaris


Cananga odorata


Anadenanthera peregrina

York Gum

Eucalyptus loxophleba

Yu Ci

Brassica chinensis


Manihot esculenta


Rosa chinensis


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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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