The common name of calycanthus floridus is Carolina Allspice. The flowers have a sweet, apple scent. This shrub grows between four and six feet tall.

Flowering Branch of Calycanthus Floridus

The common name of calycanthus floridus is Carolina Allspice. The flowers have a sweet, apple scent.…

Calycanthus levigatus is a variety of allspice. The flowers are a lurid purple. The shrub is between three and six feet tall.

Flowering Branch of Calycanthus Levigatus

Calycanthus levigatus is a variety of allspice. The flowers are a lurid purple. The shrub is between…

The common name of camellia japonica is common camellia. The flowers come in various colors. The shrub grows to be twenty feet tall.

Flowering Branch of Camellia Japonica

The common name of camellia japonica is common camellia. The flowers come in various colors. The shrub…

The flowers of camellia oleifera are white, numerous, and fragrant. The flowers grow alone on the stem. The shrub grows between six and eight feet tall.

Flower of Camellia Oleifera

The flowers of camellia oleifera are white, numerous, and fragrant. The flowers grow alone on the stem.…

Flowers of candollea cuneiformis are yellow. The flowers bloom in July. This shrub is native to Australia.

Flowers and Buds of Candollea Cuneiformis

Flowers of candollea cuneiformis are yellow. The flowers bloom in July. This shrub is native to Australia.

The branch of a Castanopsis chrysophylla, a species of beech tree.

Branch of Castanopsis Chrysophylla

The branch of a Castanopsis chrysophylla, a species of beech tree.

A cartoon of a cat giving advice to a bird on a fence.

Cat Advice

A cartoon of a cat giving advice to a bird on a fence.

A young child looking out from the bottom of a shrub.

Child Looking Out From Shrub

A young child looking out from the bottom of a shrub.

A red clover plant. It does not reproduce except from seed.

Clover, red

A red clover plant. It does not reproduce except from seed.

The flowering branch of the coca plant (Erythroxylon coca) best known for its use in the drug cocaine.

Coca

The flowering branch of the coca plant (Erythroxylon coca) best known for its use in the drug cocaine.

Also known as Crataegus crus-galli. The branch of a Cockspur Thorn shrub, native to eastern North America.

Branch of Cockspur Thorn

Also known as Crataegus crus-galli. The branch of a Cockspur Thorn shrub, native to eastern North America.

"Adenocarpus frankenioides. 1. the standard, wings, and keel split open; 2. the stamens; 3. a cross section of a seed; 4. a legume, with a portion of one of the valves turned back." -Lindley, 1853

Codeso del Pico

"Adenocarpus frankenioides. 1. the standard, wings, and keel split open; 2. the stamens; 3. a cross…

Coriaria japonica is a shrub grown chiefly for its ornamental fruits. It grows two to three, but sometimes ten, feet tall. The fruits become bright red in the summer and change to violet black when ripe.

Coriaria Japonica

Coriaria japonica is a shrub grown chiefly for its ornamental fruits. It grows two to three, but sometimes…

Also known as Leitneria floridana. A shrub native to the southeastern United States.

Branch of Corkwood

Also known as Leitneria floridana. A shrub native to the southeastern United States.

Barringtonia speciosa or cornbeefwood is a species of flowering plants from the Lecythidaceae family.

Cornbeefwood

Barringtonia speciosa or cornbeefwood is a species of flowering plants from the Lecythidaceae family.

The cotton plant is a shrub that produces a downy fiber, called cotton. This material is then woven into high quality textiles.

Cotton plant

The cotton plant is a shrub that produces a downy fiber, called cotton. This material is then woven…

The branch of a Crataegus canbyi tree, native to North America.

Branch of Crataegus Canbyi

The branch of a Crataegus canbyi tree, native to North America.

The creosote is a sticky, resinous bush with small round evergreen leaves, yellow flowers, woolly fruit, and a very strong disagreeable odor.

Creosote bush (larrea mexicana)

The creosote is a sticky, resinous bush with small round evergreen leaves, yellow flowers, woolly fruit,…

A tree cricket that lives in trees and shrubs. They feed on plant parts, other insects, and fungi.

Snowy Tree Cricket

A tree cricket that lives in trees and shrubs. They feed on plant parts, other insects, and fungi.

"A small procumbent shrub, of the natural order Empetraceae, a native of the northern parts of the world, abundant in the moors of Scotland and the north of England. The order consists of a few heath-like shrubs, which, however, are regarded as having a botanical affinity to Euphorbiaceae, with small unisexual flowers in the axils of the leaves, the fruit a small berry seated in the persistent calyx. b, fruit cut open; c, flower." — Chambers' Encyclopedia, 1875

Crowberry

"A small procumbent shrub, of the natural order Empetraceae, a native of the northern parts of the world,…

"The form of Dumoutier is merely a refinement on the Montreuil method. The formation of the tree commences with the inferior limbs and proceeds towards the center, he branches being lowered from time to time as the tree acquires strength. What is most worthy of notice in this method is the management of the subordinates in the pruning for fruit." — Encyclopedia Britannica, 1893

Dumontier's Fan

"The form of Dumoutier is merely a refinement on the Montreuil method. The formation of the tree commences…

"Sambucus nigra; 1. a flower; 2. a young pistil; 3. a cross section of its ovary; 4. a perpendicular section of the fruit." -Lindley, 1853

Elder

"Sambucus nigra; 1. a flower; 2. a young pistil; 3. a cross section of its ovary; 4. a perpendicular…

"Escallonia macrantha. Escallonia is a South American genus of trees or shrubs, of the natural order Saxifragaceae, allied to the Itea of the United States." -Whitney, 1911

Escallonia

"Escallonia macrantha. Escallonia is a South American genus of trees or shrubs, of the natural order…

Eucalyptus is a diverse genus of trees (and a few shrubs), the members of which dominate the tree flora of Australia. There are more than seven hundred species of Eucalyptus, mostly native to Australia, with a very small number found in adjacent parts of New Guinea and Indonesia and one as far north as the Philippines islands. Species of Eucalyptus are cultivated throughout the tropics and subtropics including the Americas, England, Africa, the Mediterranean Basin, the Middle East, China and the Indian Subcontinent.

Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus is a diverse genus of trees (and a few shrubs), the members of which dominate the tree flora…

The common name of euphorbia is milkwort or spurge. Euphorbia meloformis is melon shaped with greenish flowers.

Euphorbia Meloformis

The common name of euphorbia is milkwort or spurge. Euphorbia meloformis is melon shaped with greenish…

The common name of helichrysum is everlastings. The bracteatum variety has various flower heads growing alone at the end of the stems. The shrub grows between three to four feet tall.

Flowering Branch of Everlastings (Helichrysum Bracteatum)

The common name of helichrysum is everlastings. The bracteatum variety has various flower heads growing…

Helichrysum foetidum is a variety of everlastings with light yellow flower heads. The flowers bloom June through September. The shrub grows two feet high.

Habit and Detached Single Flower Head of Everlastings (Helichrysum Foetidum)

Helichrysum foetidum is a variety of everlastings with light yellow flower heads. The flowers bloom…

A genus of plants of natural order Scropulariaceæ. having a tubular calyx, the upper lip of the corolla divided, the lower of three nearly equal lobes, the cells of the athers spurred at the base, a two-celled capsule and striated seeds.

Eyebright

A genus of plants of natural order Scropulariaceæ. having a tubular calyx, the upper lip of the…

The branch of a Fagus americana, a species of beech tree.

Branch of Fagus Americana

The branch of a Fagus americana, a species of beech tree.

The common name of fagus sylvatica is common beech. The male flowers have drooping heads. The female flowers grow two to four together.

Branchlet of Fagus Sylvatica with Male and Female Flowers

The common name of fagus sylvatica is common beech. The male flowers have drooping heads. The female…

"7. a flower of Chenopodium album; 8. a section of the same, showing the superior ovary; 9. its seed cut through to show the embryo." -Lindley, 1853

Fat-Hen

"7. a flower of Chenopodium album; 8. a section of the same, showing the superior ovary; 9. its seed…

The leaves of the fatsia japonica shrub are a deep, shining green. The leaves are large and leathery. The shrub grows between three and five feet tall.

Fatsia Japonica

The leaves of the fatsia japonica shrub are a deep, shining green. The leaves are large and leathery.…

The flowers on the fatsia paprifera shrub are greenish and grow on drooping stems. This shrub grows between six and eight feet high.

Fatsia Paprifera

The flowers on the fatsia paprifera shrub are greenish and grow on drooping stems. This shrub grows…

Yucca with long tough leaves, commonly used for medicinal purposes.

Yucca Filamentosa

Yucca with long tough leaves, commonly used for medicinal purposes.

Filbert is a shrub that produces nuts, similar to the hazelnut. Filberts can be distinguished by the extension beyond the point of the enclosed nut.

Fruiting Branchlet of Filbert

Filbert is a shrub that produces nuts, similar to the hazelnut. Filberts can be distinguished by the…

In the early spring the pollen-bearing catkins appear before the female flowers. A shows the male catkins, B shows the sessile female flowers.

Leafless Twig of Filbert

In the early spring the pollen-bearing catkins appear before the female flowers. A shows the male catkins,…

The habit of fittonia gigantea is branching and erect. The flowers are pale red. The leaves are broad with red veins.

Fittonia Gigantea

The habit of fittonia gigantea is branching and erect. The flowers are pale red. The leaves are broad…

This plant is also known as the madasgascar jasmine, which feature dark leaves; sometimes waxy.

Stephanotis Floribunda

This plant is also known as the madasgascar jasmine, which feature dark leaves; sometimes waxy.

Forsythia suspensa is a deciduous shrub. The flowers are yellow and scattered on slender branches.

Flowering Branch of Forsythia Suspensa

Forsythia suspensa is a deciduous shrub. The flowers are yellow and scattered on slender branches.

The flowers of fuchsia apetala are red and pale yellow lobes. The flowers are one and a half inches long and droop on the stem. This shrub is native to Peru.

Flowering Branch of Fuchsia Apetala

The flowers of fuchsia apetala are red and pale yellow lobes. The flowers are one and a half inches…

The flowers of fuchsia corymbiflora are scarlet and two inches long. The flowers grow in clusters at the end of the stems. The shrub grows between four and six feet tall.

Flowering Branch of Fuchsia Corymbiflora

The flowers of fuchsia corymbiflora are scarlet and two inches long. The flowers grow in clusters at…

The flowers of fuchsia earl of beaconsfield are a rosy carmine color. This plant is a hybrid.

Fuchsia Earl of Beaconsfield

The flowers of fuchsia earl of beaconsfield are a rosy carmine color. This plant is a hybrid.

The flowers of fuchsia erecta superba stand nearly erect. This shrub is a strong growing garden hybrid.

Flowering Branch of Fuchsia Erecta Superba

The flowers of fuchsia erecta superba stand nearly erect. This shrub is a strong growing garden hybrid.

The flowers of fuchsia fulgens are scarlet and two inches long. The petals are shorter than the sepals. The shrub grows between four and six feet tall.

Flowering Branch of Fuchsia Fulgens

The flowers of fuchsia fulgens are scarlet and two inches long. The petals are shorter than the sepals.…

The flowers of fuchsia macrostema globosa are globular in shape. The petals are a purplish violet and the sepals are a purplish red. The shrub grows between five and six feet tall.

Flowering Branch of Fuchsia Macrostema Globosa

The flowers of fuchsia macrostema globosa are globular in shape. The petals are a purplish violet and…

Fuchsia macrostema gracilis flowers have purple petals and scarlet sepals. The flowers grow in a twisted pattern. The shrub grows between six and ten feet tall.

Habit, Detached Single Flower, and Leaf of Fuchsia Macrostema Gracilis

Fuchsia macrostema gracilis flowers have purple petals and scarlet sepals. The flowers grow in a twisted…

Fuchsia macrostema pumila is very similar to fuchsia macrostem gracilis. It is the dwarf variety.

Flowering Branch of Fuchsia Macrostema Pumila

Fuchsia macrostema pumila is very similar to fuchsia macrostem gracilis. It is the dwarf variety.

The flowers of fuchsia microphylla are deep red and funnel shaped. The shrub grows to be two feet tall. The flowers bloom in the autumn.

Flowering Branch and Single Flower of Fuchsia Microphylla

The flowers of fuchsia microphylla are deep red and funnel shaped. The shrub grows to be two feet tall.…

The flowers of fuchsia serratifolia are scarlet. The flowers bloom in the summer. The shrub grows between six and eight feet tall. The leaves have sawed edges.

Flowering Branch of Fuchsia Serratifolia

The flowers of fuchsia serratifolia are scarlet. The flowers bloom in the summer. The shrub grows between…

The leaves of gardenia radicans variegata are margined with white. This shrub grows between one and two feet tall.

Shoot of Gardenia Radicans Variegata

The leaves of gardenia radicans variegata are margined with white. This shrub grows between one and…

Garrya thuretia is a garden hybrid. Its two parents are garrya fadyenii and garyya elliptica. This hybrid was raised in the Paris Botanic Garden in 1862.

Branch of Garrya Thureti

Garrya thuretia is a garden hybrid. Its two parents are garrya fadyenii and garyya elliptica. This hybrid…

"The plant known in America as the "Carolina jasmine" is not a true jasmine. other hardy species commonly cuultivated in gardens are the low or Italian yellow-flowered jasmine, J. humile, an erect shrub 3 or 4 feet high, with angular branches, alternate and most ternate leaves, blossoming from June to September; the common yellow jasmine, J. fruticans, a hardy deciduous shrub, 10 to 12 feet high, with weak, slender stems requiring support, and bearing yellow, odorless flowers from spring to autumn; and J. nudiflorum, with flowers before the leaves appear." — The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1893

Gelsemium

"The plant known in America as the "Carolina jasmine" is not a true jasmine. other hardy species commonly…

The common name of geranium is crane's bill. The flowers of geranium anemonaefolium are large and purplish red. The height of the shrub is one to two feet tall.

Geranium Anemonaefolium

The common name of geranium is crane's bill. The flowers of geranium anemonaefolium are large and purplish…

A species of perennial evergreen belonging to the century plant family.

Yucca Glauca

A species of perennial evergreen belonging to the century plant family.

The flower heads of globularia alypum are pale and grow at the end of the stems. The stem is shrubby. This shrub grows to be two feet tall.

Flower Head of Globularia Alypum

The flower heads of globularia alypum are pale and grow at the end of the stems. The stem is shrubby.…

Grass of Parnassus is a herbaceous plant found on wet moors and bogs in Britain.

Grass of Parnassus

Grass of Parnassus is a herbaceous plant found on wet moors and bogs in Britain.

"Greasewood (Sarcobatus vermiculatus). 1, with female flowers; 2, branch with fruits; a, a female flower; b, the fruit." -Whitney, 1911

Greasewood

"Greasewood (Sarcobatus vermiculatus). 1, with female flowers; 2, branch with fruits; a, a female flower;…

The flowers of grevillea robusta are orange. The leaves are smooth on top and hoary beneath. The shrub grows five feet tall.

Grevillea Robusta

The flowers of grevillea robusta are orange. The leaves are smooth on top and hoary beneath. The shrub…

The Spider-Net Grevillea is a small shrub in the Proteaceae. "Flowering Branch of Grevillea Thelemanniana." -Whitney, 1911

Spider-Net Grevillea

The Spider-Net Grevillea is a small shrub in the Proteaceae. "Flowering Branch of Grevillea Thelemanniana."…

Ground Ivy (<i>Glecoma hederacea</i>) is a common European labiate hedgerow plant, with trailing stems, kidney-shaped, crinkled, aromatic leaves, and axillary, purplish flowers in early summer.

Ground Ivy

Ground Ivy (Glecoma hederacea) is a common European labiate hedgerow plant, with trailing stems, kidney-shaped,…