Plants by botanic name

Below is a list of plant names beginning with the letter 'r', 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)
Rhamnus frangula Alder buckthorn
Rosa gallica Apothecary's rose, old red damask, red rose of Lancaster, crimson damask rose., French rose
Rosa foetida Austrian Copper
Rosa foetida Austrian Yellow
Rhododendron Azalea
Ruppia maritima Beaked tasselweed
Rudbeckia fulgida Black-eyed Susan
Rubus fruticosus Blackberry
Rubus tricolor Blackberry, Bramble
Ribes nigrum Blackcurrant, Currant
Rubus Bramble, Blackberry
Rhynchospora fusca Brown beak sedge
Rumex scutatus Buckler leaf sorrel
Ribes odoratum Buffalo currant
Ruscus aculeatus Butcher's broom
Ranunculus Buttercup
Rosa centifolia Cabbage rose, Provence rose
Rosa chinensis China rose
Rheum palmatum Chinese rhubarb
Rhamnus cathartica Common buckthorn, Purging buckthorn
Rosmarinus officinalis Common rosemary, Rosemary
Ruta graveolens Common rue
Rudbeckia Coneflower
Rudbeckia hirta, Coneflower, Rudbeckia
Rudbeckia laciniata Coneflower
Rudbeckia Coneflower, North American daisy
Russelia equisetiformis Coral plant
Rosa canina Dog rose
Robinia pseudoacacia 'Frisia' False acacia, Locust
Ribes sanguineum 'King Edward VII' Flowering currant
Rubus aboriginum Garden dewberry
Rubus thibetanus Ghost berry
Rudbeckia maxima Giant coneflower
Ribes uva-crispa Gooseberry
Rhamnus alaternus Italian buckthorn
Rubus phoenicolasius Japanese wineberry
Rubus x loganbaccus Loganberry
Rubia tinctorum Madder
Ranunculus acris Meadow buttercup
Rosa moschata Musk rose
Rumex scutatus Normandy sorrel, Buckler-leaved sorrel
Romulea rosea Oniongrass
Rubus biflorus Ornamental blackberry
Rubus odoratus Ornamental raspberry, Thimbleberry
Rosmarinus officinalis Pink rosemary
Rosmarinus lavandulaceous Prostrate rosemary
Rosmarinus officinalis Prostrate rosemary
Raphanus sativus Radish
Rosa rugosa Ramanas rose
Rubus idaeus Raspberry
Ribes rubrum Redcurrant
Rhododendron Rhododendron
Rhododendron macabeanum Rhododendron
Rhododendron schlippenbachii Rhododendron
Rhododendron sinogrande Rhododendron
Rhododendron yakushimanum Rhododendron
Rheum palmatum Rhubarb
Rosa gallica Rosa mundi, Rose
Rosa mundi Rosa mundi, French rose
Rosa Rose
Rosa x alba Rose
Rosa centifolia Rose
Rosa chinensis Rose
Rosa x damascena Rose
Rosa davidii Rose
Rosa moschata Rose
Rosa moyesii Rose
Rosa nitida Rose
Rosa rubrifolia Rose
Rosa rugosa Rose
Rosa virginiana Rose
Rosa xanthina Rose
Rosmarinus officinalis Rosemary
Ruta graveolens Rue
Romulea columnae Sand crocus
Rosa pimpinellifolia Scotch rose, Burnet rose"
Rumex acetosa Sorrel, Broad-leaved sorrel
Ruscus hypoglossum Spineless butcher's broom
Ruppia cirrhosa Spiral tasselweed
Rhus typhina Stag's horn sumach
Rosa rubiginosa Sweet briar rose
Rubus Tayberry
Rosa glauca The red-leaved rose
Rosa x alba The White Rose of York
Ruta graveolens Variegated rue
Rhus verniciflua Varnish Tree
Ranunculus hederaceous Water buttercup, Ivy-leaved crowfoot
Rudbeckia occidentalis Western coneflower, Rudbeckia
Rhynchospora alba White beak sedge
Rosa x alba White rose of York
Ribes Whitecurrant
Rhinanthus major Yellow rattle

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