Common plant names.

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'f', listed by common name. Click a letter of the alphabet to see a list of plants with common names beginning with that letter. Alternatively click here to see the plants listed alphabetically by botanic name.

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Table: List of common names of plants along with their botanic/latin name equivalent.
Common name Botanic name
Fairy ring champignon Marasmius oreades
False acacia, Locust Robinia pseudoacacia
False Brome Brachypodium sylvaticum
False castor oil Fatsia
False castor-oil plant, Japanese aralia Fatsia japonica
False fox sedge Carex otrubae
False holly Osmanthus heterophyllus
False Mallow Sidalcea
False oat grass Arrhenatherum elatius
False privet, Hardy olive, green olive, Jasmine box Phillyrea latifolia
False sedge, Simple bog sedge Kobresia simpliciuscula
False twayblade Liparis
Fastigiate Beech, Beech Fagus sylvatica
Fat duckweed Lemna gibba
Feather grass, Mexican feather grass, Texas needle grass Stipa tenuissima
Feather reed grass Calamagrostis
Feather reed grass Calamagrostis x acutiflora
Fen orchid Liparis loeselii
Fen pondweed Potamogeton coloratus
Fen wood rush Luzula pallidula
Fennel, Florence fennel, Sweet Fennel Foeniculum vulgare
Fennel pondweed Potamogeton pectinatus
Fern Dryopteris
Fern Dryopteris wallichiana
Fern Matteuccia struthiopteris
Fern Polystichum
Fern Polystichum setiferum
Fern-grass Catapodium rigidum
Fern-leaved Beech, Cut-leaved Beech Fagus sylvatica
Fern-leaved clematis Clematis cirrhosa
Fernleaf lavender, Egyptian lavender Lavandula pinnata
Fernleaf Yarrow Achillea filipendulina
Feverfew Tanacetum parthenium
Few-flowered garlic Allium paradoxum
Few-flowered sedge Carex pauciflora
Few-flowered spike rush Eleocharis quinqueflora
Fibrous tussock sedge Carex appropinquata
Field brome Bromus arvensis
Field garlic Allium oleraceum
Field maple Acer campestre
Field mushroom Agaricus campestris
Field scabious Knautia
Field wood rush Luzula campestris
Fig, Edible fig, Common fig Ficus carica
Fine-leaved sheep's fescue Festuca filiformis
Fingered sedge Carex digitata
Fire flower, Cape honeysuckle Tecomaria capensis
Fish Tail Palm Caryota urens
fish-pole bamboo, golden bamboo Phyllostachys aurea
Flag Iris, Sweet flag Acorus calamus
Flame creeper Tropaeolum speciosum
Flat-leaf parsley, Italian parsley Petroselinum crispum
Flat-leaf parsley, Italian parsley, French parsley Petroselinum crispum
Flat-leaf parsley Petroselinum hortense
Flat-sedge Blysmus compressus
Flat-stalked pondweed Potamogeton friesii
flattened Alexander's foot Anacyclus pyrethrum
Flattened meadow grass Poa compressa
Flax Linum perenne
Flea sedge Carex pulicaris
Fleebane Erigeron
Floating bur reed Sparganium angustifolium
Floating club rush Eleogiton fluitans
Floating sweet-grass Glyceria fluitans
Floating water-plantain Luronium natans
Florists' cineraria Pericallis x hybrida
Floss flower, Ageratum Ageratum
Flower of the Incas Alstroemeria
Flowering cherry Prunus
Flowering currant Ribes sanguineum
Flowering rush Butomus umbellatus
Fly orchid Ophrys insectifera
Foam flower Tiarella cordifolia
Forget-me-not Myosotis
Forget-me-not Myosotis palustris
Forget-me-not Myosotis sylvatica
Forsythia Forsythia
Forsythia Forsythia x intermedia
Forsythia Forsythia suspensa
Fox and cubs Pilosella aurantiaca
Foxglove Digitalis
Foxglove Digitalis ambigua
Foxglove Digitalis grandiflora
Foxglove Digitalis x mertonensis
Foxglove Digitalis purperea
Foxglove Digitalis purpurea
Foxglove tree, Princess tree Paulownia tomentosa
Foxtail barley Hordeum jubatum
Foxtail lilies Eremurus
Foxtail lily, King's spear Eremurus robustus
Fragrant orchid Gymnadenia conopsea
Frangipani Plumeria
French Bean Phaseolus vulgaris
French bean, fine bean Phaseolus vulgaris
French Lavender, Lavender Lavandula
French lavender Lavandula
French Lavender Lavandula stoechas
French marigold Tagetes patula
French oat grass Gaudinia fragilis
French tarragon Artemisia dracunculus
Fringecups Tellima grandiflora
Fringed Lavender Lavandula dentate
Fringed lavender (green form) Lavandula dentata
Fringed Lavender (Silver form) Lavandula dentata
Fringed lavender, French lavender Lavandula dentate
Fritillary Fritillaria persica
Frog Orchid Coeloglossum viride
Frog rush Juncus ambiguus
Frogbit Hydrocharis morsus-ranae
Fuchsia Fuchsia
Fuchsia Fuchsia magellanica
Fuchsia, Lady's eardrops Fuchsia magellanica
Fukien tea tree Carmona microphylla
Full moon maple Acer japonicum
Full moon maple, Japanese maple Acer shirasawanum

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