Index to Vernacular Names of Malvaceae - English (International)

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Abutilon Hemp
English (International) Abutilon theophrasti Medik.
Aden Apple
English (International) Thespesia populnea (L.) Soland ex Correa
African Baobab
English (International) Adansonia digitata L. [1]
African Mallow
English (International) Anisodontea capensis (L.) D.M.Bates
African Star Chestnut
English (International) Sterculia africana (Lour.) Fiori
Aibika
English (International) Abelmoschus manihot (L.) Medik. [2]
Almirajo
English (International) Pachira almirajo
American Jute
English (International) Abutilon theophrasti Medik.
Annual Malope
English (International) Malope trifida Cav.
Antwerp Hollyhock
English (International) Alcea rosea L.
Australian Baobab
English (International) Adansonia gregori F.Muell. [1]
Australian bottle tree
English (International) Adansonia gregori F.Muell. [1]
Balsa
English (International) Ochroma pyramidale (Cav.) Urban
Baobab
English (International) Adansonia [2]
Black Durian
English (International) Coelostegia griffithii Benth.
Bladder Ketmia
English (International) Hibiscus trionum L.
Bombax
English (International) Pseudobombax ellipticum (Kunth) Dugand
Bottle Tree
English (International) Adansonia digitata L.
Broom
English (International) Sida
Broomweed
English (International) Malvastrum coromandelianum (L.) Gurche [3]
Buddha Coconut
English (International) Pterygota alata (Roxb.) R. Brown
Butterprint
English (International) Abutilon theophrasti Medik.
Buttonweed
English (International) Abutilon theophrasti Medik.
Cacao
English (International) Theobroma cacao L.
Cape Mallow
English (International) Anisodontea capensis (L.) D.M.Bates
English (International) Anisodontea ×hypomandarum
Cape Stock-rose
English (International) Sparrmannia africana L.f.
Cayenne Nut
English (International) Pachira macrocarpa
China Jute
English (International) Abutilon theophrasti Medik.
China Rose
English (International) Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.
Chinese Bottle Tree
English (International) Firmiana simplex (L.) F.W.Wight [4]
Chinese Parasol Tree
English (International) Firmiana simplex (L.) F.W.Wight [4]
Civet Fruit
English (International) Durio zibethinus L.
Cola
English (International) Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott et Endl.
English (International) Cola nitida (Vent.) Schott & Endl.
Common Marshmallow
English (International) Althaea officinalis L. [2]
Coral Hibiscus
English (International) Hibiscus schizopetalus (Dyer) Hook.
Cork-leaved bayur
English (International) Pterospermum suberifolium (L.) Willd. [5]
Cottonweed
English (International) Abutilon theophrasti Medik.
Cream-tartar Tree
English (International) Adansonia digitata L. [1]
creeping pink swamp hibiscus
English (International) Abelmoschus sagittifolius (Kurz) Merrill [6]
Cretan Hollyhock
English (International) Alcea pallida (Waldst. & Kit.) Bess.
Cuban jute
English (International) Sida rhombifolia L.
Curled Mallow
English (International) Malva verticillata L.
Deccan Hemp
English (International) Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Desert Rose
English (International) Adenium obesum (not Malvaceae)
Durian
English (International) Durio zibethinus L.
Dwarf Mallow
English (International) Malva neglecta Wallr. [7]
Egyptian Plane
English (International) Sterculia quinqueloba (Garcke) K.Schum.
Elephant Ears
English (International) Abutilon theophrasti Medik.
Ethiopian sour bread
English (International) Adansonia digitata L. [1]
Evergeen Lime
English (International) Entelea arborescens Br.
false cocoa
English (International) Scaphopetalum amoenum A.Chev.
False Mallow
English (International) Anisodontea capensis (L.) D.M.Bates
Fig-leaved Hollyhock
English (International) Alcea rosea L.
Flame Tree
English (International) Brachychiton acerifolius (A.Cunn. ex G.Don) Macarthur & C.Moore [7]
Floss Silk Tree
English (International) Ceiba speciosa (A.St.-Hil.) Ravenna
Flower-of-an-hour
English (International) Hibiscus trionum L. [7]
Fony
English (International) Adansonia digitata L.
Forest Dombeya
English (International) Dombeya goetzenii
French Mallow
English (International) Malva nicaeensis All. [8]
Galilee Hollyhock
English (International) Alcea galilaea Zoh.
Gay Mallow
English (International) Lavatera thuringiaca L.
Giant Baobab
English (International) Adansonia grandidieri Baill. [1]
Gold Coast bombax
English (International) Bombax buonopozense [1]
Grandidier's Baobab
English (International) Adansonia grandidieri Baill. [2]
Guest Tree
English (International) Kleinhovia hospita L.
Guinea Chestnut
English (International) Pachira aquatica Aubl.
hairy abutilon
English (International) Abutilon grandifolium (Willd.) Sweet [9]
hairy Indian Mallow
English (International) Abutilon grandifolium (Willd.) Sweet
Hairy Mallow
English (International) Malope malacoides L.
English (International) Anisodontea scabrosa (L.) D.M.Bates
hairy marshmallow
English (International) Althaea hirsuta L. [2]
Hawaiian Hibiscus
English (International) Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.
hemp-leaved marshmallow
English (International) Althaea cannabina L. [2]
Hispid Mallow
English (International) Althaea hirsuta L. [8]
Hollyhock
English (International) Alcea rosea L.
Indian Mallow
English (International) Abutilon theophrasti Medik.
Indian Almond
English (International) Sterculia foetida L.
Indian cottonwood
English (International) Bombax ceiba L. [1]
Indian Kapok
English (International) Bombax ceiba L. [1]
Indian Sorrel
English (International) Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Indian Tulip Tree
English (International) Thespesia populnea (L.) Soland ex Correa
Jamaica Sorrel
English (International) Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Japanese Varnish Tree
English (International) Firmiana simplex (L.) F.W.Wight [4]
Jute
English (International) Corchorus olitorius L. [10]
Kapok
English (International) Bombax ceiba L. [1]
English (International) Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Kapok Mangrove
English (International) Camptostemon schultzii Mast. [11]
Kenaf
English (International) Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Kola
English (International) Cola nitida (Vent.) Schott & Endl.
English (International) Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott et Endl.
Ladies Fingers
English (International) Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench.
Lavatera
English (International) Lavatera olbia L.
English (International) Lavatera thuringiaca L.
Looking Glass Tree
English (International) Heritiera littoralis Aiton
Malabar Chestnut
English (International) Pachira aquatica Aubl.
Malope
English (International) Malope malacoides L.
Manchurian Jute
English (International) Abutilon theophrasti Medik.
Mangrove Mallow
English (International) Pavonia paludicola D.H. Nicols.
Marshmallow
English (International) Althaea officinalis L.
mock durian
English (International) Neesia synandra Mast.
Monkey Cocoa
English (International) Herrania purpurea (Pittier) R.E. Schult.
Monkey comb
English (International) Apeiba tibourbou Aubl. [12]
Mopopaja Tree
English (International) Sterculia africana (Lour.) Fiori
mountain cotton-rose
English (International) Hibiscus taiwanensis S.Y.Hu
Musk Mallow
English (International) Malva moschata L.
Musk Okra
English (International) Abelmoschus moschatus Medik. [12]
Noon Plant
English (International) Pentapetes phoenicea L. [5]
Norfolk Hibiscus
English (International) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
Norfolk Island Hibiscus
English (International) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
Okra
English (International) Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench. [2]
Oliver's Lime
English (International) Tilia oliveri Szyszyl. [2]
Pacific Rosewood
English (International) Thespesia populnea (L.) Soland ex Correa
Paper Flower
English (International) Bougainvillea
Perrier's Baobab
English (International) Adansonia perrieri Capuron. [2]
Persian Hollyhock
English (International) Alcea sulphurea
Piemarker
English (International) Abutilon theophrasti Medik.
Ping Ball Dombeya
English (International) Dombeya ×cayeuxii
Pink Mallow
English (International) Anisodontea julii (Burch.ex DC.) D.M.Bates
Pondoland Hibiscus
English (International) Hibiscus calyphyllus Cav.
Prickly Mallow
English (International) Sida spinosa L.
Queensland Silver Tree
English (International) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell.
Red cottontree
English (International) Bombax ceiba L. [1]
Red Fleshed Durian
English (International) Durio graveolens Becc.
red meranti
English (International) Neesia
Red Silk Cotton Tree
English (International) Bombax ceiba L. [1]
Red silk-cotton
English (International) Bombax ceiba L. [1]
Red-flowered silk-cotton tree
English (International) Bombax ceiba L. [1]
Regal Mallow
English (International) Lavatera trimestris L.
Rose Mallow
English (International) Lavatera trimestris L.
Rosella
English (International) Hibiscus sabdariffa L.
Roselle
English (International) Hibiscus sabdariffa L. [8]
Rough Marshmallow
English (International) Althaea hirsuta L.
Royal Mallow
English (International) Lavatera trimestris L.
Sapote
English (International) Matisia cordata Humb. & Bonpl.
Scarlet Sterculia
English (International) Firmiana colorata (Roxb.) R. Br. [13]
Sea Island Cotton
English (International) Gossypium barbadense L. [7]
Shaving brush
English (International) Bombax ceiba L. [1]
Shoe Flower
English (International) Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.
Shoe-black Plant
English (International) Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.
Shrub Althaea
English (International) Hibiscus syriacus L.
Silk cottontree
English (International) Bombax ceiba L. [1]
Silk Floss Tree
English (International) Ceiba speciosa (A.St.-Hil.) Ravenna
Silver Tree
English (International) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell.
Simal tree
English (International) Bombax ceiba L. [1]
Simine
English (International) Pentapetes phoenicea L.
Skunk Tree
English (International) Sterculia foetida L.
sleepy morning
English (International) Waltheria indica L.
snot apple
English (International) Thespesia garckeana F.Hoffm.
sour gourd
English (International) Adansonia digitata L. [1]
Southern Mallow
English (International) Malva nicaeensis All.
Spiny Cedar
English (International) Bombacopsis quinata [12]
Spotted-stalked Tree Mallow
English (International) Lavatera punctata All. [3]
St. Helena Ebony
English (International) Trochetiopsis ebenus Cronk
St. Helena Blackwood
English (International) Trochetiopsis melanoxylon (R.Br.) Marais
St. Helena Dwarf Ebony
English (International) Trochetiopsis melanoxylon (R.Br.) Marais
St. Helena Redwood
English (International) Trochetiopsis erythroxylon (G.Forst.) Marais
Stemless Hollyhock
English (International) Alcea acaulis (Cav.) Alef.
Sweet Mallow
English (International) Abelmoschus manihot (L.) Medik.
Taiwan cotton-rose
English (International) Hibiscus taiwanensis S.Y.Hu
Tick tree
English (International) Sterculia africana (Lour.) Fiori
Tossa Jute
English (International) Corchorus olitorius L. [10]
tree hibiscus
English (International) Thespesia garckeana F.Hoffm.
Tree Mallow
English (International) Malva arborea (L.) Webb & Berthel. [7]
Tulip Tree
English (International) Liriodendron tulipifera (not Malvaceae)
Upland Cotton
English (International) Gossypium hirsutum L. [11]
Velvet Tree Mallow
English (International) Malva arborea (L.) Webb & Berthel.
Velvetleaf
English (International) Abutilon theophrasti Medik. [10]
vine-leaved abutilon
English (International) Corynabutilon vitifolium (Cav.) Kearney
West African Okra
English (International) Abelmoschus caillei (A.Chev.) J.M.C.Stevels [2]
West African bombax
English (International) Bombax buonopozense [1]
White Dombeya
English (International) Dombeya rotundifolia Planch.
wild hollyhock
English (International) Lavatera cachemiriana [3]

References

  1. Sorting Plant Names
  2. Wikipedia
  3. British Society for Botanical Investigations checklist
  4. Korean Plant Names Index
  5. Pandanus Database of Plants
  6. Bihrmann's CAUDICIFORMS
  7. New South Wales Flora Online
  8. Eurodicautom: European Terrminology Database
  9. Tiaredex: Index Botanique de Tahiti et Ses Isles
  10. Stephen Johnson and Susan Hazlewood, Weed Species List (2002)
  11. FloraBase (Western Australian Herbarium)
  12. Tico Ethnobotanical Dictionary
  13. Raju et al, Bird-pollination in Sterculia colorata Roxb. (Sterculiaceae), a rare tree species in the Eastern Ghats of Visakhapatnam and East Godavari Districts of Andhra Pradesh , Current Science (IAS) 87(1): 28-31 (2004)