Common plant names.

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'l', 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
Lady fern Athyrium filix-femina
Lady garlic Rocambole
Lady's bedstraw Galium verum
Lady's mantle Alchemilla mollis
Lady's smock, Cuckoo flower Cardamine pratensis
Larkspur Consolida
Lavatera Lavatera
Lavender Lavandula
Lavender, English lavender Lavandula angustifolia
Lavender, English lavender Lavandula angustifolia alba
Lavender, English lavender Lavandula angustifolia 'Rosea' syn. Lavandula angustifolia 'Munstead Pink'
Lavender Lavandula Helmsdale
Lavender, English lavender Lavandula intermedia
Lavender Lavandula pinnata syn. Lavandula cristiana
Lavender Lavandula x intermedia syn. Lavandula x allardii
Lavender Lavandula x intermedia
Lawson cypress Chamaecyparis lawsoniana
Leatherleaf sedge Carex buchananii
Lebanese oak tree Quercus libani
Leek Allium ampeloprasum syn. Allium porrum
Leek, Colonna Allium ampeloprasum syn. Allium porrum
Leek Allium ampeloprasum syn. Allium porrum
Lemon balm Melissa officinalis
Lemon mint, Lemon beebalm Monarda citriodora
Lemon thyme, Thyme Thymus x citriodorus
Lemon verbena Aloysia citrodor
Lenten rose Helleborus orientalis
Leopard's bane Doronicum
Leopard's bane Doronicum orientale
Lesser periwinkle Vinca major
Lesser periwinkle Vinca minor
Lettuce Lactuca sativa
Lettuce Lactuca sativa var. longifolia
Leyland cypress, Leylandii x Cupressocyparis leylandii
Lilac Syringa
Lilac Syringa meyeri
Lily Lilium
Lily of the valley Helleborus corsicus
Lily-of-the-valley Convallaria
Lilyturf Liriope muscari
Lime mint Mentha
Lobelia Lobelia
Long yellow day lily, Citron daylily Hemerocallis citrina
Loosestrife Lysimachia ephemerum
Loosestrife Lysimachia punctata
Loosestrife Lysimachia
Loquat Eriobotrya japonica
Lords and Ladies, Cuckoo pint Arum italicum
Lords and Ladies, Cuckoo pint Arum maculatum
Lovage Levisticum officinale
Love grass Eragrostis
Love-in-a-mist Nigella damascena
Lundy cabbage Coincya wrightii
Lungwort Pulmonaria saccharata
Lungwort pulmonaria
Lupin Lupinus
Lyme grass Leymus arenarius syn. Elymus arenarius

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