Scientific Name

Iris Iris spp.

Iris, butterfly Moraea spp.

Iris Family Iridaceae

Ironwood, South American Krugiodendron ferreum

Isopyrum Isopyrum occidentale

Ivy, Algerian Hedera canariensis

Ivy, Boston Parthenocissus tricuspidata

Ivy, English Hedera helix

Ivy, poison Toxicodendron radicans

(formerly Rhus toxicodendron) Jacaranda Jacaranda spp.

Jaeger Stercorarius spp.

Japanese yew (Fig. 22.9) Taxus cuspidata Jicama Pachyrhizus erosus

Jimson weed (Fig. 8.6) Datura stramonium

Jojoba Simmondsia californica,

S. chinensis

Joshua tree Yucca brevifolia

Jumping mouse Zapus hudsonius, Napaeozapus insignis

Junco Junco spp.

Junco, slate-colored Junco hyemalis

Juneberry Amelanchier spp.

Juniper Juniperus spp.

Juniper, dwarf Juniperus communis and others

Jute Corchorus capsularis and others

Kauri pine/resin Agathis australis, A. robusta

Kelp Alaria spp., Dictyoneurum spp.,

Ectocarpus spp., Egregia spp., Laminaria spp., Lessoniopsis spp., Nereocystis spp., and others Kelp, giant Macrocystis pyrifera

Knotweed Polygonum aviculare,

P. arenastrum Kohlrabi Brassica oleracea var.

caulorapa (= B. oleracea var. gongyloides)

Koonwarra angiosperm (extinct angiosperm whose fossil was discovered in Australia) (appears to be similar to members of the pepper family—Piperaceae) Kudzu Pueraria thunbergiana

Kumquat Fortunella japonica

Lamb's ears Stachys byzantina

Larch, eastern Larix laricina

Larch, European Larix decidua

Larch, western Larix occidentalis

Larkspur, blue Delphinium spp.

Stern-Jansky-Bidlack: I Appendices I 1. Scientific Names of I I © The McGraw-Hill

Introductory Plant Biology, Organisms Mentioned in Companies, 2003

Ninth Edition the Text

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