Index to Vernacular Names of Malvaceae - English (Australian)

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Aboriginal Hemp
English (Australian) Gynatrix pulchella (Willd.) Alef.
Anoda Weed
English (Australian) Anoda cristata (L.) Schltdl. [1]
Australian Hollyhock
English (Australian) Malva australiana [2]
Bastard Oak
English (Australian) Ungeria floribunda Schott & Endl.
Bastard Marshmallow
English (Australian) Abutilon malvifolium (Benth.) J.M.Black [1]
big jack
English (Australian) Sida rhombifolia L.
Black Booyong
English (Australian) Argyrodendron actinophyllum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin [3]
Black Kurrajong
English (Australian) Brachychiton populneus (Schott & Endl.) R.Br.
Black Tulip Oak
English (Australian) Argyrodendron polyandrum L.S.Smith [3]
Blackfellows Hemp
English (Australian) Commersonia fraseri J.Gay [2]
Blackjack
English (Australian) Argyrodendron actinophyllum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin [3]
Blue Hibiscus
English (Australian) Alyogyne huegelii (Endl). P.A. Fryxell
Blue Howittia
English (Australian) Howittia trilocularis F.Muell.
Blush Tulip Oak
English (Australian) Argyrodendron actinophyllum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin [3]
Boab
English (Australian) Adansonia gregori F.Muell. [1]
Booyong
English (Australian) Argyrodendron polyandrum L.S.Smith [3]
English (Australian) Argyrodendron actinophyllum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin [3]
English (Australian) Argyrodendron
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
Bottletree
English (Australian) Brachychiton populneus (Schott & Endl.) R.Br.
Brittle-leaved Rulingia
English (Australian) Rulingia craurophylla F.Muell. [1]
Brown Booyong
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
Brown Kurrajong
English (Australian) Commersonia bartramia (L.) Merrill [2]
Brown Oak
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
English (Australian) Argyrodendron polyandrum L.S.Smith [3]
Brown Crowsfoot Elm
English (Australian) Argyrodendron polyandrum L.S.Smith [3]
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
Brown Tulip Oak
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
English (Australian) Argyrodendron polyandrum L.S.Smith [3]
Brush Kurrajong
English (Australian) Brachychiton velutinosus Kosterm.
English (Australian) Brachychiton discolor F.Muell.
English (Australian) Commersonia fraseri J.Gay [2]
Bush Hibiscus
English (Australian) Radyera farragei (F.Muell.) Fryx. & Hashmi [2]
Cabbage Crowsfoot
English (Australian) Franciscodendron laurifolium (F.Muell.) B.P.M.Hyland & C.G.G.J.van Steenis
candle saltmallow
English (Australian) Lawrencia spicata Hook. [4]
Carolina Mallow
English (Australian) Modiola caroliniana (L.) G.Don
Chorisia
English (Australian) Ceiba speciosa (A.St.-Hil.) Ravenna [2]
Coast Hollyhock
English (Australian) Malva australiana
coast velvetbush
English (Australian) Lasiopetalum discolor Hook. [4]
Coastal Hibiscus
English (Australian) Alyogyne cuneiformis (DC.) Lewton [1]
Common Firebush
English (Australian) Keraudrenia integrifolia Steud. [1]
common sida
English (Australian) Sida rhombifolia L. [5]
Congo Jute
English (Australian) Urena lobata L [2]
Cottonwood Hibiscus
English (Australian) Talipariti tiliaceum (L.) Fryxell [2]
Cow Itch Tree
English (Australian) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
Creeping Mallow
English (Australian) Modiola caroliniana (L.) G.Don
Cretan Hollyhock
English (Australian) Malva linnaei M.F.Ray [2]
Crimson Mallow
English (Australian) Modiola caroliniana (L.) G.Don
Crisped Leaf Commersonia
English (Australian) Commersonia crispa Turcz. [1]
Crowsfoot Elm
English (Australian) Argyrodendron actinophyllum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin [3]
English (Australian) Argyrodendron polyandrum L.S.Smith [3]
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
Cunningham's Jute
English (Australian) Corchorus cunninghamii F.Muell. [5]
Currajong
English (Australian) Asterotrichion discolor (Hook.) Melville
Desert Kurrajong
English (Australian) Brachychiton gregorii F.Muell. [1]
Desert Rose
English (Australian) Alyogyne hakeifolia (Giord.) Alefeld
Desert Rose Mallow
English (Australian) Radyera farragei (F.Muell.) Fryx. & Hashmi [2]
Desert Chinese Lantern
English (Australian) Abutilon leucopetalum (F.Muell.) F.Muell. ex Benth. [1]
English (Australian) Abutilon otocarpum F.Muell. [1]
Desert Lantern
English (Australian) Abutilon otocarpum F.Muell. [2]
dog's balls
English (Australian) Grewia retusifolia Kurz [1]
Drummond's Hibiscus
English (Australian) Hibiscus drummondii Turcz. [1]
Dunna Dunna
English (Australian) Lawrencia helmsii (F.Muell.& Tate) Lander [1]
Dwarf Kerrawang
English (Australian) Rulingia prostrata Maiden & Betche [2]
Dwarf Lantern-flower
English (Australian) Abutilon fraseri (Hook.) Walp. [2]
Dysentery Plant
English (Australian) Grewia latifolia F.Muell. ex Benth. [5]
false Commersonia
English (Australian) Trichospermum pleiostigma (F.Muell.) Kosterm.
Few Flowered Thomasia
English (Australian) Thomasia pauciflora Lindl. [1]
Flannel Weed
English (Australian) Corchorus sidoides F.Muell. [1]
English (Australian) Sida cordifolia L. [5]
Flannelweed
English (Australian) Abutilon oxycarpum (F.Muell.) F.Muell. ex Benth. [1]
Flood Mallow
English (Australian) Malva australiana
fragrant hempbush
English (Australian) Gynatrix pulchella (Willd.) Alef. [4]
Free Flowering Lasiopetalum
English (Australian) Lasiopetalum floribundum Benth. [1]
Gippsland Hemp Bush
English (Australian) Gynatrix macrophylla N.G.Walsh
golden-spike
English (Australian) Lawrencia densiflora (Baker f.) Melvilla
grey fanleaf
English (Australian) Lawrencia squamata Miq.
Handsome Thomasia
English (Australian) Thomasia formosa Paust
Hat Tree
English (Australian) Brachychiton discolor F.Muell.
Hazel-leaved Rulingia
English (Australian) Rulingia corylifolia Graham [1]
Helena Velvet Bush
English (Australian) Lasiopetalum bracteatum (Endl.) Benth. [1]
Hemp Bush
English (Australian) Gynatrix pulchella (Willd.) Alef. [2]
Hickory
English (Australian) Argyrodendron polyandrum L.S.Smith [3]
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
High Sida
English (Australian) Sida trichopoda F.Muell.
Highroot
English (Australian) Argyrodendron polyandrum L.S.Smith [3]
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
Hill Hibiscus
English (Australian) Hibiscus sturtii Hook. [2]
Hill Thomasia
English (Australian) Thomasia montana Steud. [1]
Hollyhock Tree
English (Australian) Hibiscus splendens Fras. ex. Grah. [2]
Illawarra Flame Tree
English (Australian) Brachychiton acerifolius (A.Cunn. ex G.Don) Macarthur & C.Moore [2]
Indian Lantern Flower
English (Australian) Abutilon indicum (L.) Sweet [1]
Itch Tree
English (Australian) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
Itchy Pod Tree
English (Australian) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
jelly leaf
English (Australian) Sida rhombifolia L.
Johnstone River Red Beech
English (Australian) Argyrodendron peralatum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin ex J.H.Boas [3]
Kapok Tree
English (Australian) Bombax ceiba L. [1]
Kerrawang
English (Australian) Rulingia dasyphylla (Andrews) Sweet [2]
Knobby Hibiscus
English (Australian) Radyera farragei (F.Muell.) Fryx. & Hashmi
Kurrajong
English (Australian) Brachychiton populneus (Schott & Endl.) R.Br. [2]
Laba
English (Australian) Thespesia populneoides (Roxb.) Kostel. [1]
Lace Kurrajong
English (Australian) Brachychiton discolor F.Muell.
Lace Tree
English (Australian) Brachychiton discolor F.Muell. [2]
Lacebark Tree
English (Australian) Brachychiton discolor F.Muell. [2]
Lacewood
English (Australian) Firmiana papuana Mildbr.
English (Australian) Sterculia shillinglawii F.Muell.
Lacewood Tree
English (Australian) Brachychiton discolor F.Muell.
Lake Buchanan blue bush
English (Australian) Lawrencia buchananensis Lander
Lantern Bush
English (Australian) Abutilon oxycarpum (F.Muell.) F.Muell. ex Benth. [2]
English (Australian) Abutilon fraseri (Hook.) Walp. [1]
Large Flowered Thomasia
English (Australian) Thomasia grandiflora Lindl. [1]
Large Fruited Thomasia
English (Australian) Thomasia macrocarpa Endl. [1]
Large-flowered Guichenotia
English (Australian) Guichenotia macrantha Turcz. [1]
Lifesaver Burr
English (Australian) Sida platycalyx F.Muell. ex Benth. [2]
Lilac Hibiscus
English (Australian) Alyogyne huegelii (Endl). P.A. Fryxell [1]
Limestone Sida
English (Australian) Sida spodochroma F.Muell.
Little Kurrajong
English (Australian) Brachychiton bidwillii Hook.
little jack
English (Australian) Malvastrum coromandelianum (L.) Gurche
Low Hibiscus
English (Australian) Hibiscus brachysiphonius F.Muell. [2]
Mackay Tulip Oak
English (Australian) Argyrodendron actinophyllum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin [3]
Mallow of Nice
English (Australian) Malva nicaeensis All. [2]
Marshmallow
English (Australian) Malva parviflora L. [6]
Merauke Hibiscus
English (Australian) Hibiscus meraukensis Hochr. [1]
Monkeynut Tree
English (Australian) Sterculia quadrifida R.Br.
Mt. Holland Thomasia
English (Australian) Thomasia gardneri Paust [1]
Narrow-leaved Bottletree
English (Australian) Brachychiton rupestris (T.Mitch. ex Lindl.) K.Schum.
Narrow-leaved Lasiopetalum
English (Australian) Lasiopetalum angustifolium W.Fitzg. [1]
Narrow-leaved Thomasia
English (Australian) Thomasia angustifolia Steud. [1]
Native Cotton
English (Australian) Gossypium australe F.Muell.
Native Hollyhock
English (Australian) Malva australiana [2]
Native Jute
English (Australian) Corchorus trilocularis L. [6]
Native Rosella
English (Australian) Hibiscus heterophyllus Vent. [2]
English (Australian) Abelmoschus ficulneus (L.) Wight & Arn. [6]
English (Australian) Hibiscus splendens Fras. ex. Grah. [5]
Northern Kurrajong
English (Australian) Brachychiton diversifolius R.Br. [1]
English (Australian) Franciscodendron laurifolium (F.Muell.) B.P.M.Hyland & C.G.G.J.van Steenis
English (Australian) Brachychiton populneus (Schott & Endl.) R.Br.
Northern Buttercup
English (Australian) Corchorus aff walcottii
Northern Peanut Tree
English (Australian) Sterculia shillinglawii F.Muell.
Oak Leaved Thomasia
English (Australian) Thomasia quercifolia (Andrews) Gay [1]
Orange Hibiscus
English (Australian) Modiola caroliniana (L.) G.Don [2]
Paddy's Lucerne
English (Australian) Sida rhombifolia L. [2]
Paper Flower
English (Australian) Thomasia petalocalyx F.Muell. [1]
Peanut Tree
English (Australian) Sterculia quadrifida R.Br. [2]
Phillip Island Hibiscus
English (Australian) Hibiscus insularis Endl.
Pin Sida
English (Australian) Sida fibulifera Lindl. in Mitchell [2]
Pink Hibiscus
English (Australian) Hibiscus splendens Fras. ex. Grah. [2]
Pink Velvet Bush
English (Australian) Lasiopetalum behrii F.Muell. [2]
Pink Sterculia
English (Australian) Brachychiton discolor F.Muell.
Pink-flowered Chinese Burr
English (Australian) Urena lobata L [5]
Prickly Malvastrum
English (Australian) Malvastrum coromandelianum (L.) Gurche [2]
Prison tree
English (Australian) Adansonia gregori F.Muell. [7]
Purple Hibiscus
English (Australian) Alyogyne huegelii (Endl). P.A. Fryxell
Pyramid Tree
English (Australian) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
Queensland Bottletree
English (Australian) Brachychiton rupestris (T.Mitch. ex Lindl.) K.Schum.
Queensland Lacebark
English (Australian) Brachychiton discolor F.Muell.
Queensland Pyramid Tree
English (Australian) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
Red Booyong
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
Red Crowsfoot
English (Australian) Argyrodendron peralatum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin ex J.H.Boas [3]
Red Crowsfoot Elm
English (Australian) Argyrodendron peralatum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin ex J.H.Boas [3]
red rusty petals
English (Australian) Lasiopetalum rufum R.Br. ex Benth.
Red Tulip Oak
English (Australian) Argyrodendron peralatum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin ex J.H.Boas [3]
Red-centred Hibiscus
English (Australian) Alyogyne hakeifolia (Giord.) Alefeld
Red-flowered Mallow
English (Australian) Modiola caroliniana (L.) G.Don [2]
Red-flowered Kurrajong
English (Australian) Brachychiton paradoxus Schott & Endl.
Red-fruited Kurrajong
English (Australian) Sterculia quadrifida R.Br. [2]
redflower mallow
English (Australian) Modiola caroliniana (L.) G.Don [4]
Ribbonwood
English (Australian) Ideospermum australiense (not Malvaceae)
English (Australian) Euroschinus falcata (not Malvaceae)
River Hibiscus
English (Australian) Radyera farragei (F.Muell.) Fryx. & Hashmi
Rose of Sharon
English (Australian) Hibiscus mutabilis L.
Round-leaved Rulingia
English (Australian) Rulingia rotundifolia Turcz. [1]
Sally Wood
English (Australian) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
Salt Lawrencia
English (Australian) Lawrencia spicata Hook.
Sand Hibiscus
English (Australian) Alyogyne pinoniana (C. Gaudichaud-Beaupré) Fryxell [1]
Sand Sida
English (Australian) Sida ammophila F.Muell. ex J.H. Willis [2]
Scrub Bottle Tree
English (Australian) Brachychiton discolor F.Muell. [2]
Showy Lawrencia
English (Australian) Lawrencia berthae (F.Muell.) Melville
Shrub Sida
English (Australian) Sida rohlenae Domin
shrubby velvetbush
English (Australian) Lasiopetalum macrophyllum Graham [4]
Silky Elm
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
Silver Sida
English (Australian) Sida fibulifera Lindl. in Mitchell [1]
slender velvetbush
English (Australian) Lasiopetalum baueri [4]
small golden-spike
English (Australian) Lawrencia glomerata Hook.
Small-flowered Mallow
English (Australian) Malva parviflora L. [2]
Small-flowered Rulingia
English (Australian) Rulingia parviflora Endl. [1]
Small-flowered Guichenotia
English (Australian) Guichenotia micrantha (Steetz) Benth. [1]
Soft-leaved Lasiopetalum
English (Australian) Lasiopetalum molle Benth.
Spiked Sida
English (Australian) Sida subspicata F.Muell. ex Benth. [5]
Spiked Malvastrum
English (Australian) Malvastrum americanum (L.) Torr. [6]
Spiny Sida
English (Australian) Sida spinosa L. [8]
Spinyhead Sida
English (Australian) Sida acuta Burm f. [2]
Stave Wood
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
English (Australian) Argyrodendron actinophyllum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin [3]
Stavewood
English (Australian) Argyrodendron polyandrum L.S.Smith [3]
Sticky Thomasia
English (Australian) Thomasia glutinosa Lindl. [1]
Straggly Lantern Bush
English (Australian) Abutilon oxycarpum (F.Muell.) F.Muell. ex Benth. [2]
Sturt's Hibiscus
English (Australian) Hibiscus sturtii Hook.
Sturt's Desert Rose
English (Australian) Gossypium sturtianum J.H.Willis [2]
Sugar Plum Tree
English (Australian) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
Swamp Hibiscus
English (Australian) Hibiscus diversifolius Jacq. [2]
Swamp Chinese Lantern
English (Australian) Abutilon theophrasti Medik. [6]
Tall Mallow
English (Australian) Malva sylvestris L. [2]
Tall Sida
English (Australian) Sida calyxhymenia J.Gay ex DC. [1]
Tangled Sida
English (Australian) Sida intricata F.Muell. [1]
Tasmanian Currajong
English (Australian) Asterotrichion discolor (Hook.) Melville [4]
Tasmanian Hemp-bush
English (Australian) Asterotrichion discolor (Hook.) Melville
Tasmanian velvetbush
English (Australian) Lasiopetalum micranthum Hook. f. [4]
Thorny Lawrencia
English (Australian) Lawrencia squamata Miq.
thorny saltmallow
English (Australian) Lawrencia squamata Miq. [4]
Three Leaved Stavewood
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
Tiny Thomasia
English (Australian) Thomasia pygmaea (Turcz.) Benth. [1]
Toilet Paper Bush
English (Australian) Hibiscus heterophyllus Vent. [2]
Tulip Kurrajong
English (Australian) Franciscodendron laurifolium (F.Muell.) B.P.M.Hyland & C.G.G.J.van Steenis
Tulip Mangrove
English (Australian) Heritiera littoralis Aiton
Tulip Oak
English (Australian) Argyrodendron
English (Australian) Argyrodendron peralatum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin ex J.H.Boas [3]
English (Australian) Argyrodendron actinophyllum (F.M.Bailey) Edlin [3]
Tulip Sterculia
English (Australian) Franciscodendron laurifolium (F.Muell.) B.P.M.Hyland & C.G.G.J.van Steenis
Tulip Tree
English (Australian) Thespesia populnea (L.) Soland ex Correa
English (Australian) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
Twiggy Sida
English (Australian) Sida intricata F.Muell. [2]
Urena Burr
English (Australian) Urena lobata L [1]
Velvet-leaf Hibiscus
English (Australian) Hibiscus krichauffianus F.Muell. [2]
Western Tar-Vine
English (Australian) Gilesia biniflora [2]
White Booyong
English (Australian) Argyrodendron trifoliolatum F.Muell. [3]
White Crowsfoot
English (Australian) Sterculia quadrifida R.Br.
English (Australian) Franciscodendron laurifolium (F.Muell.) B.P.M.Hyland & C.G.G.J.van Steenis
English (Australian) Brachychiton acerifolius (A.Cunn. ex G.Don) Macarthur & C.Moore
White Kurrajong
English (Australian) Brachychiton discolor F.Muell.
White Oak
English (Australian) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
white tulip oak
English (Australian) Pterygota horsfieldii (R.Br.) Kosterm.
White Wood Tree
English (Australian) Lagunaria patersonia (Andrews) G. Don
Whitfield ash
English (Australian) Trichospermum pleiostigma (F.Muell.) Kosterm.
Wild Cotton
English (Australian) Gossypium robinsonii F.Muell. [1]
Woolly Corchorus
English (Australian) Corchorus walcottii F.Muell. [1]
Wrinkled Leaf Lysiosepalum
English (Australian) Lysiosepalum rugosum Benth. [1]
Wrinkled Leaved Thomasia
English (Australian) Thomasia rugosa Turcz. [1]
Yellow Hibiscus
English (Australian) Hibiscus panduriformis Burm f. [1]
Yellow Mallow
English (Australian) Abelmoschus sagittifolius (Kurz) Merrill [5]
Yellow-flowered Rulingia
English (Australian) Rulingia luteiflora E.Pritz. [1]

References

  1. FloraBase (Western Australian Herbarium)
  2. New South Wales Flora Online
  3. Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)
  4. Wapstra et al, Little Book of Common Names for Tasmanian Plants (2005)
  5. Vascular Flora of the Gold Coast Local Government Area
  6. Stephen Johnson and Susan Hazlewood, Weed Species List (2002)
  7. Sorting Plant Names
  8. Germplasm Resouces Information Network