Plants by botanic name

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'e', listed by scientific/botanical (Latin) name. Click a letter of the alphabet to see a list of plants with botanic / latin names beginning with that letter. Alternatively click here to see the plants listed alphabetically by common name.

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Table: Botanic names and their common name equivalent.
Botanic name Common name(s)
Echinacea purpurea syn. Rudbeckia purperea Coneflower
Echinacea purpurea syn. Rudbeckia purpurea Coneflower
Echinacea purpurea syn. Rudbeckia purpurea Coneflower, North American daisy, Rudbeckia
Echinopsis Sea Urchin Cactus, Desert cactus
Eichhornia crassipes Water hyacinth
Elaeagnus pungens Elaeagnus, Eleagnus
Elaeagnus x ebbingei Elaeagnus, Eleagnus
Elodea canadensis Canadian pond weed, Pond oxygenator
Elodea crispa syn. Lagarosiphon major Pond weed, Pond oxygenator
Epimedium x versicolor Barrenwort
Epostoa lanata Cactus
Equisetum hyemale Horsetail
Equisetum telmateia The horsetail tree
Eragrostis Love grass
Eranthis hyemalis Winter aconite, Aconite
Eremurus Foxtail lily
Eremurus robustus Foxtail lily, King's spear
Erica arborea Tree heath
Erigeron Fleebane
Eriobotrya japonica Loquat
Eruca sativa Salad rocket, Rocket, garden rocket, arugula
Eryngium agavifolium Sea holly
Eryngium bourgatii Sea holly
Eryngium giganteum Sea holly
Eryngium giganteum Sea holly, Miss Wilmott's ghost
Erysimum Wallflower
Erysimum alpinum Alpine wallflower
Erythronium californicum Dog's-tooth violet
Erythronium dens-canis Dog's-tooth violet
Eschscholzia californica California poppy
Eucalyptus glaucescens Eucalyptus
Euonymus europaeus Spindle Tree
Euonymus japonicus Japanese euonymus
Eupatorium purpureum Joe Pye weed
Euphorbia Euphorbia
Euphorbia amygdaloides Euphorbia, Milkweed
Euphorbia amygdaloides Milkweed, Spurge, Euphorbia
Euphorbia amygdaloides var. robbiae Euphorbia, Mrs Robb's Bonnet
Euphorbia characias Spurge, Euphorbia
Euphorbia cornigera Euphorbia
Euphorbia dulcis Euphorbia
Euphorbia griffithii Euphorbia
Euphorbia lathyris Euphorbia
Euphorbia mellifera Honey spurge
Euphorbia milli Crown of thorns
Euphorbia palustris Milkweed, Euphorbia, Spurge
Euphorbia polychroma Milkweed
Euphorbia polychroma Spurge, Euphorbia
Euphorbia pulcherrima Poinsettia
Euphorbia robbiae Wood spurge
Euphorbia sikkimensis Euphorbia

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