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Plant Species A in the Reader Collection of Japanese Flower-and-Bird Art

 

Scientific FAMILY  Genus species

English name

Japanese name in rōmaji and kanji syllabary

 

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ACANTHACEAE

Thunbergia alata

black-eyed-Susan-vine

tsunberugia

 

ACERACEAE

 Acer palmatum

Japanese maple

momiji

紅葉,

 

ACERACEAE

 Acer rufinerve

snakebark maple

urihadakaede

 瓜膚楓

 

ACORACEAE

 Acorus gramineus

grass-leaf sweet-flag

sekishō

 石菖

 

ACTINIDIACEAE

Actinidia polygama

silvervine

matatabi

 木天蓼

 

ADOXACEAE

Sambucus racemosa

red elderberry

niwatoko

接骨木

 

ALISMATACEAE

Sagittaria pygmaea

dwarf arrowhead

urikawa

瓜皮

 

ALISMATACEAE

Sagittaria trifolia

Chinese arrowhead

omodaka

 面高, 顎無,

野茨菰, 澤瀉

 

AMARANTHACEAE Achyranthes bidentata

ox knee

tōinokozuchi

牛膝

 

 

AMARANTHACEAE

 Amaranthus tricolor

Chinese amaranth

hageitō

 葉鶏頭, 雁来黄,

 雁来紅, 老少年

 

AMARANTHACEAE

Celosia cristata

cockscomb

keitō

 鶏頭, 雞冠

 

AMARANTHACEAE

 Gomphrena globosa

globe amaranth

sennichikō

 千日紅

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

 Agapanthus africanus

African-lily

agapansasu

 紫君子蘭

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

 Agapanthus praecox

African-lily

agapansasu

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

 Clivia miniata

kaffir-lily

kunshi-ran

 君子蘭

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

 Crinum asiaticum

Asiatic poisonbulb

hamayū

 浜木綿

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

Cyrtanthus mackenii

ifafa lily

kirutansasu

 

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

Hippeastrum puniceum

Barbados-lily

kinsanjiko

金山慈姑

 

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

Hippeastrum reginae

amaryllis

amaririsu

 

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

Lycoris albiflora

white spider-lily

shirobana

manjushage

 白花曼珠沙華

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

 Lycoris aurea

golden

 spider-lily

shōkiran

 鐘馗蘭,鐘馗水仙,

 忽地笑

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

 Lycoris radiata

red spider-lily

higanbana

 彼岸花

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

Lycoris sanguinea

red heart lily

kitsunenokamisori

狐の剃刀

 

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

Lycoris squamigera

magic-lily

natsuzuisen

夏水仙

 

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

 Narcissus jonquilla

jonquil

kizuisen

 黄水仙, 長壽花

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

 Narcissus tazetta

bunchflower

 daffodil

zuisen

 水仙

 

AMARYLLIDACEAE

 Zephyranthes candida

white rain-lily

tamasudare

玉簾

 

ANACARDIACEAE

 Rhus succedanea

Japanese

 waxtree

haze

 

 

APIACEAE

 Angelica dahurica

Dahurian

 angelica

yoroigusa

 鎧草, 白芷

 

APIACEAE

 Bupleurum chinense

bupleurum

takesaiko

 竹葉柴胡

 

APIACEAE

Cnidium monnieri

Monnier’s snowparsley

okabujirami

蛇床花

 

 

APIACEAE

Daucus carota

carrot

ninjin

 人参

 

 

APIACEAE

Foeniculum vulgare

fennel

uikyō

 茴香

 

 

APIACEAE

 Glehnia littoralis

beach silvertop

hamabōfū

 浜防風

 

APIACEAE

Oenanthe javanica

Chinese-celery

seri

 

 

 

APIACEAE

Tilingia ajanensis

false

snowparsley

shiraneninjin

 白根人参

 

APOCYNACEAE

 Allamanda cathartica

allamanda

aramanda

 

APOCYNACEAE

 Amsonia elliptica

amsonia

chōjisō

 丁字草

 

 

APOCYNACEAE

 Metaplexis japonica

rough potato

gagaimo

 羅摩子, 蘿摩

 

APOCYNACEAE

 Nerium indicum

oleander

kyōchikutō

 夾竹桃, 挾竹桃,

 狹竹棠

 

APOCYNACEAE

 Vincetoxicum atratum

dog-strangling

 vine

funabarasō

 白薇, 舟腹草

 

APOCYNACEAE

 Vincetoxicum japonicum

dog-strangling

 vine

usuzumenoogoke

 伊予葛, 白前

 

APOCYNACEAE

 Vincetoxicum stauntonii

dog-strangling

 vine

ryūyōbyakuzen

 紅花白薇

 

AQUIFOLIACEAE

 Ilex integra

mochitree

mochinoki

 黐の木

 

AQUIFOLIACEAE

 Ilex micrococca

ilex

tamamizuki

玉水木

 

AQUIFOLIACEAE

 Ilex serrata

Japanese

 winterberry

umemodoki

 梅擬, 落霜紅,

 賽珮瑚

 

ARACEAE

 Anthurium andreanum

flamingo-flower

ansuriumu

 大紅団扇

 

ARACEAE

Arisaema ringens

cobra lily

mushashiabumi

 武蔵鐙

 

 

ARACEAE

Arisaema sikokianum

Japanese

 cobra lily

yukimochisō

雪餅草, 雪持艸

 

ARACEAE

Arisaema thunbergii

dominatrix cobra lily

urashimasō

 浦島草

 

 

ARACEAE

 Colocasia esculenta

taro

satoimo

 青芋, 里芋

 

ARACEAE

 Lysichiton

camtschatcensis

Asian skunk-

cabbage

mizubashō

 水芭蕉

 

ARACEAE

 Symplocarpus foetidus

skunk-flower

zazensō

 座禪草, 達摩草

 

ARACEAE

  Zantedeschia aethiopica

calla-lily

karā

 オランダ海芋

 

ARALIACEAE

 Fatsia japonica

fatsia

yatsude

 八角金盤, 八つ手

 

ARALIACEAE

 Panax ginseng

Asian ginseng

otaneninjin

 朝鮮人蔘

 

ARALIACEAE

 Panax japonicus

Japanese

 ginseng

tochibaninjin

 栃葉人参

 

ARECACEAE

 Livistona chinensis

Chinese

 fan palm

birō

 檳榔

 

ARISTOLOCHIACEAE

 Aristolochia gigantea

duckflower

arisutorokiya

 

ARISTOLOCHIACEAE

Aristolochia onoei

Dutchman’s pipe vine

arima

umanosuzukusa

 有馬馬の鈴草,

 馬ノ篠懸

 

 

ARISTOLOCHIACEAE

 Asarum sieboldii

wild ginger

kamoafuhi

 雙葉細辛,

 

 

ARISTOLOCHIACEAE Asarum takao

wild ginger

himekanaoi

 漢葵, 姫寒葵

 

ASPARAGACEAE

Alectorurus yedoensis

keibiran

keibiran

鶏尾蘭

 

 

ASPARAGACEAE

Aspidistra elatior

cast-iron-plant

haran

 葉蘭, 一葉

 

ASPARAGACEAE

 Hyacinthus orientalis

hyacinth

hiashinsu

 錦百合

 

ASPARAGACEAE

 Maianthemum japonicum

Solomon's seal

yukizasa

 雪笹

 

ASPARAGACEAE

 Ornithogalum

 umbellatum

garden

star-of-Bethlehem

ōnisogaramu

 

ASPARAGACEAE

 Polianthes tuberosa

tuberose

natsusuisen

 月下香

 

ASPARAGACEAE

 Reineckea carnea

reineckea

kichijōsō

 吉祥草

 

ASPARAGACEAE

 Scilla peruviana

hyacinth-of-Peru

shirā

 大蔓穂

 

ASPHODELACEAE

 Aloe sp.

aloe

aroe

 

ASTERACEAE

 Ainsliaea acerifolia

ainsliaea

okumomijihaguma

奥紅葉白熊

 

ASTERACEAE

Ainsliaea

macroclinidioides

ainsliaea

Okinawahaguma

 沖縄白熊,

 柴鬼督郵

 

ASTERACEAE

Arnica unalaschkensis

arnica

usagi-giku

兎菊

 

 

ASTERACEAE

Artemisia argyi

Chnese mugwort

chōsenyomogi

, 朝鮮蓬

 

 

ASTERACEAE

Artemisia capillaris

capillary artemisia

inchinkō

 茵蔯蒿

 

 

ASTERACEAE

Artemisia japonica

Japanese wormwood

seikō

 青蒿

 

 

ASTERACEAE

 Aster fastigiatus

aster

himeshion

 女菀, 姫紫菀

 

ASTERACEAE

Aster sp.

aster

nogiku

 野菊

 

ASTERACEAE

Bellis perennis

common daisy

enmeigiku

 延命菊

 

 

ASTERACEAE

 Bidens biternata

beggar's-tick

sensangusa

栴檀草

 

ASTERACEAE

Calendula officinalis

pot marigold

kinsenka

 金線花,

 

ASTERACEAE Callistephus chinensis

annual aster

ezogiku

翠菊, 蝦夷菊

 

 

ASTERACEAE

 Carthamus tinctorius

safflower

suetsumuhana

 末摘花

 

ASTERACEAE

 Centaurea cyanus

bachelor's

button

yagurumagiku

 矢車菊

 

ASTERACEAE

Chrysanthemum

 coronarium

crown daisy

shungiku

 春菊

 

ASTERACEAE

 Chrysanthemum

 grandiflorum

florist's chrysanthemum

kiku

, 寒菊

 

ASTERACEAE

 Chrysanthemum

indicum

Indian

 chrysanthemum

shimakangiku

島寒菊, 苦薏, 冬菊

 

ASTERACEAE

 Chrysanthemum

leucanthemum

oxeye daisy

 

furansugiku

仏蘭西菊

 

ASTERACEAE

 Chrysanthemum makinoi

chrysanthemum

ryūnōgiku

 竜脳菊

 

ASTERACEAE

Chrysanthemum

pacificum

chrysanthemum

isogiku

 磯菊

 

ASTERACEAE

Cirsium japonicum

Japanese

thistle

noazami

 野薊

 

ASTERACEAE

 Cirsium maritimum

beach thistle

hamaazami

 浜薊

 

ASTERACEAE

Conyza japonica

Japanese

fleabane

izuhahako

 伊豆母子

 

ASTERACEAE

 Coreopsis auriculata

mouse-ear

tickseed

koreopushisu

 

ASTERACEAE

Cosmos bipinnatus

cosmos

kosumosu

 秋桜

 

ASTERACEAE

 Dahlia pinnata

dahlia

daria

 

ASTERACEAE

 Echinacea pallida

pale purple

coneflower

ekinasea-parida

 

ASTERACEAE

Erigeron thunbergii

fleabane

azumagiku

東菊

 

ASTERACEAE

Eupatorium fortunei

Chinese

 eupatorium

fujibakama

 藤袴

 

ASTERACEAE

 Farfugium japonicum

leopard plant

tsuwabuki

 石蕗, 橐吾, 津和蕗

 

ASTERACEAE

 Gaillardia aristata

blanket-flower

gairarudea

 

ASTERACEAE

Gerbera jamesonii

African daisy

gābera

 花車,花千本槍

 

ASTERACEAE Gnaphalium affine

cudweed

hahakogusa

 佛耳草

 

 

ASTERACEAE

 Gnaphalium japonicum

Japanese

cudweed

chichikogusa

 父子草, 鼠麹艸

 

ASTERACEAE

Gynura japonica

gynura

sanshichisō

 三七草

 

 

ASTERACEAE

Helianthus annuus

sunflower

himawari

 向日葵

 

ASTERACEAE

Inula britannica

meadow-fleabane

oguruma

 旋覆花

 

 

ASTERACEAE

Jacobaea maritima

silver ragwort

shirotaegiku

白妙菊

 

 

ASTERACEAE

 Kalimeris yomena

Japanese aster

yomena

 嫁菜

 

ASTERACEAE

Leontopodium japonicum

edelweiss

usuyukisō

 薄雪草

 

 

ASTERACEAE Leontopodium shinanense

edelweiss

himeusuyukisō

 駒薄雪草

 

 

ASTERACEAE

 Leucanthemum vulgare

marguerite

daisy

furansugiku

 

ASTERACEAE

 Ligularia japonica

Chinese dragon ligularia

hankaisō

 樊噲草

 

 

ASTERACEAE

 Matricaria chamomilla

German

chamomille

kamitsure

 

ASTERACEAE

 Nipponanthemum

 nipponicum

Nippon daisy

fukiagegiku

 吹上菊

 

ASTERACEAE

 Pericallis sp.

cineraria

shineraria

 

ASTERACEAE

 Pertya robusta

pertya

kashiwa

bahaguma

 柏葉白熊,

鬼督郵一種

 

ASTERACEAE

Petasites japonicus

giant butterbur

fuki

 

 

ASTERACEAE

Rudbeckia laciniata

coneflower

rudobekia

 

ASTERACEAE

Siegesbeckia pubescens

siegesbeckia

menamomi

 雌ナモミ

 

 

ASTERACEAE

Solidago virgaurea

goldenrod

akinokirinsō

 麒麟草

 

ASTERACEAE

Stokesia laevis

Stokes'-aster

sutokeshia

 

 

ASTERACEAE

 Symphyotrichum

 novae-angliae

New England

aster

nebarinogiku

 

ASTERACEAE

Syneilesis palmata

shredded

umbrella plant

yaburegasa

 破れ傘

 

ASTERACEAE

Synurus pungens

synurus

oyamabokuchi

 雄山火口

 

ASTERACEAE

Tagetes erecta

marigold

senjiyugiku

千寿菊, 萬壽菊

 

ASTERACEAE

 Taraxacum sp.

dandelion

tanpopo

 蒲公英

 

ASTERACEAE

 Tephroseris integrifolia

arctic

groundsel

okaoguruma

 狗舌草, 丘小車

 

 

ASTERACEAE

Zinnia elegans

common zinnia

hyakunichisō

 百日草

 

 

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