Plants by botanic name

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'h', 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)
Halesia moticola Snowdrop tree
Hamamelis Witch hazel
Hamamelis mollis Witch hazel
Hamamelis x intermedia Witch hazel
Hebe Hebe
Hebe parviflora angustifolia Hebe
Hebe pinguifolia Hebe
Hebe rakaiensis Hebe
Hebe x franciscana Variegated Hebe, hebe
Hedera canariensis syn. H. algeriensis Ivy, Canary Island ivy, Variegated ivy
Hedera colchica Ivy, Persian ivy
Hedera helix Ivy
Hedychium Ginger lily
Helenium Sneezeweed
Helianthus Sunflower
Helianthus annuus Sunflower
Helianthus atrorubens Sunflower
Helianthus salicifolius Sunflower
Helianthus tuberosus Jerusalem artichoke, Artichoke
Helichrysum bracteatum Strawflower
Helichrysum italicum syn. H. angustifolium Curry plant, Helichrysum
Helichrysum petiolare Helichrysum
Helichrysum petiolare syn. Petilatum Helichrysum
Helictotrichon sempervirens Steel blue oat grass, Ornamental grass
Helleborus corsicus Lily of the valley
Helleborus foetidus Stinking hellebore, Stinkwort, Dungwort
Helleborus niger Christmas rose
Helleborus orientalis Lenten rose
Hemerocallis Daylily
Hemerocallis citrina Long yellow day lily, Citron daylily
Hemerocallis flava syn. H. liloasphodelus Daylily, Flava daylily
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus Common yellow day lily, yellow day-lily
Hesperis matronalis Sweet rocket
Heuchara micranthus Alum root
Heuchera 'Firefly' syn. H. 'Leuchtkäfer' Coral flower
Heuchera cylindrica Alum root
Hibiscus Hibiscus
Hieracium pilosella Mouse-ear hawkweed
Hippophae rhamnoides Sea buckthorn
Hippuris vulgaris Mare's tail
Hosta Hosta
Hosta Hosta , Funkia, Plantain lily
Hosta Hosta, Tall cluster plantain
Hosta Hosta, Wavy plantain lily
Hosta fortunei Hosta, Gold edged plantain
Hosta fortunei albopicta Hosta , Golden fortune plantain
Hosta sieboldiana Plantain lily, Funkia
Hosta sieboliana var. elegans Plantain lily, Funkia
Howea forsteriana Kentia palm
Humulus lupulus Golden hop
Humulus lupulus Hop
Hydrangea Hydrangea
Hydrangea macrophyllia Hydrangea
Hypericum calycinum Rose of sharon, Aaron's Beard
Hypericum montanum Pale St John's wort
Hypoestes phyllostachya Hypoestes, Polka-dot Plant, Baby's Tears, Freckle Face
Hyssopus officinalis Common hyssop

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