Flora of Caprivi: Utilities: List of species vernacular names

Click on a letter below to take you to the first species whose name begins with that letter.


Acht-Tag-Straußgras (German)
Adrenaline grass (English)
African allophylus (English)
African almond (English) (Cultivated species)
African beech (English) (Cultivated species)
African bittercress (English) (Cultivated species)
African buttercup (English) (Cultivated species)
African dogwood (English) (Cultivated species)
African ebony (English)
African false currant (English)
African foxtail (English)
African horned cucumber (English)
African indigo (English) (Cultivated species)
African mangosteen (English)
African paddle-pod (English)
African protea (English)
African purslane (English)
African star-chestnut (English)
African wattle (English)
Afrormosia (English) (Cultivated species)
Agtdaepluimgras (Afrikaans)
Air potato (English)
Air yam (English)
Ambatch (English) (Cultivated species)
American black nightshade (English) (Cultivated species)
American sicklepod (English)
Ana-tree (English)
Angular-stem corkwood (English)
Annatto (English) (Cultivated species)
Annual brachiaria (English)
Annual tail grass (English)
Annual wild poinsettia (English)
Antelope grass (English)
Anthill saffron (English)
Anthill wild medlar (English)
Apple of Peru (English) (Cultivated species)
Apple of Sodom (English) (Cultivated species)
Apple-leaf (English)
Apple-leaf lance-pod (English)
Apple-ring acacia (English)
Apricot vine (English) (Cultivated species)
Argentine fleabane (English)
Arnotto (English) (Cultivated species)
Arrow grass (English)
Arrowroot (English) (Cultivated species)
Artillery plant (English) (Cultivated species)
Asegaai wood (English)
Ashanti blood (English) (Cultivated species)
Assegaaigras (Afrikaans)
Ausdauerndes Seidengras (German)
Ausdauerndes Stechgras (German)
Ausdauerndes Tannengras (German)
Australian blackwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Australian bottle plant (English) (Cultivated species)
Avery fern (English) (Cultivated species)

Bachelor's button (English)
Balloon cotton bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Balloon vine (English) (Cultivated species)
Balloon vine (English)
Balsawood tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Banket mahogany (English)
Baobab (English)
Barberton daisy (English) (Cultivated species)
Bark bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Barnyard millet (English)
Barotse Croton (English)
Bastersinjaalgras (Afrikaans)
Batoka plum (English)
Bead-bean (English)
Bean-tree (English)
Bells of St Mary's (English) (Cultivated species)
Besemgras (Afrikaans)
Besemgras (Afrikaans)
Bicoloured bushwillow (English)
Bicoloured waterberry (English)
Big-leaf (English)
Bird-plum (English)
Bitter albizia (English) (Cultivated species)
Bitter almond (English) (Cultivated species)
Bitter apple (English)
Bitter grape (English) (Cultivated species)
Bitter yam (English)
Bitter-tea vernonia (English)
Black arum (English)
Black bitterberry (English)
Black monkey-orange (English)
Black nightshade (English)
Black Sudan grass (English)
Black thorn (English)
Black wattle (English) (Cultivated species)
Black wattle (English) (Cultivated species)
Black-eyed susan (English) (Cultivated species)
Black-footed grass (English)
Black-jack (English)
Blackwood dalbergia (English)
Bladder ketmia (English)
Bladderweed (English)
Blade thorn (English)
Blaubuffelgras (German)
Blauliches Federgras (German)
Blinkblaarmispel (Afrikaans)
Blinkhaarboesmangras (Afrikaans)
Blood lily (English)
Bloodflower (English) (Cultivated species)
Bloodwood (English)
Blouboesmangras (Afrikaans)
Bloubuffelgras (Afrikaans)
Blouklossiegras (Afrikaans)
Blousaadgras (Afrikaans)
Blousaadgras (Afrikaans)
Bloutwaa (Afrikaans)
Blue buffalo grass (English)
Blue bushman grass (English)
Blue carpet (English)
Blue cat's whiskers (English)
Blue grama (English)
Blue guarri (English)
Blue milkweed (English) (Cultivated species)
Blue Pidgeon-wings (English)
Blue sourplum (English)
Blue sweetberry (English)
Blue thorn (English)
Blue wandering-jew (English)
Blue-leaved euclea (English)
Blue-seed grass (English)
Blueweed (E) (English)
Bogenbrattriges Straußgras (German)
Bokbaardgras (Afrikaans)
Bontpanicum (Afrikaans)
Boot protectors (English)
Borassus palm (English) (Cultivated species)
Bosluisgras (Afrikaans)
Bosluisgras (Afrikaans)
Bosveldbeesgras (Afrikaans)
Bosveldfynsaadgras (Afrikaans)
Bottle gourd (English) (Cultivated species)
Bottle-brush grass (English)
Bottlebrush (English)
Bracken (English) (Cultivated species)
Brandybush (English)
Braunes Deckgras (German)
Brazilian clover (English) (Cultivated species)
Brazilian fern tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Breëblaar-terpentyngras (Afrikaans)
Breëblaarblougras (Afrikaans)
Breëklulblaar (Afrikaans)
Breitblattriges Pfeffergras (German)
Bristle-leaved red top (English)
Brittlewood (English) (Cultivated species)
Broad curly leaf (English)
Broad-leaved beechwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Broad-leaved bluestem (English)
Broad-leaved Croton (English) (Cultivated species)
Broad-leaved pondweed (English)
Broad-leaved shepherds tree (English)
Broad-leaved turpentine grass (English)
Broadleaf sorrel (English)
Broom love grass (English)
Brown ivory (English)
Brown-berry fluted-milkwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Buffalo grass (English)
Buffalo-thorn (English)
Buffelgras (Afrikaans)
Buffelgrass (English)
Bug tree (English)
Bugweed (English)
Bulrush (English)
Bulrush millet (English)
Buntes Hirsegras (German)
Bur bristle grass (English)
Burke's fig (English)
Burkea (English)
Burning bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Burweed (English)
Bush asparagus (English)
Bush guarri (English) (Cultivated species)
Bushman's grape (English) (Cultivated species)
Bushveld dropseed (English)
Bushveld grape (English) (Cultivated species)
Bushveld peacock-berry (English)
Bushveld saffron (English)
Bushveld signal grass (English)
Bushy bulbine (English) (Cultivated species)
Butter-berry (English)
Butterfly orchid tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Butterfly pea (English)

Calabash (English) (Cultivated species)
Calceolaria cassia (English) (Cultivated species)
Calico flower (English) (Cultivated species)
California pepper-tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Calotrope (English) (Cultivated species)
Calthrop (English)
Calthrop (English)
Camel thorn (English)
Camel-foot (English)
Canary nettle (English)
Canary pea (English) (Cultivated species)
Candelabra tree (English)
Candle-berry tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Candlenut tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Candlestick cassia (English) (Cultivated species)
Cannabis (English) (Cultivated species)
Cape ash (English)
Cape beech (English) (Cultivated species)
Cape gooseberry (English)
Cape lettuce (English) (Cultivated species)
Cape smilax (English) (Cultivated species)
Cardinal climber (English) (Cultivated species)
Carrot seed grass (English)
Carrot-tree (English)
Cashew nut (English) (Cultivated species)
Castor-oil plant (English)
Cat-thorn (English) (Cultivated species)
Caterpillar bush (English)
Cats tail grass (English)
Catstail dropseed (English)
Catstail grass (English)
Catstail vlei grass (English)
Century plant (English) (Cultivated species)
Chaff-flower (English)
Cheeky yam (English)
Cherry pie (English) (Cultivated species)
Chickweed (English)
Chinese lantern (English)
Chinese mustard (English) (Cultivated species)
Chinese violet (English)
Chinese wood-oil tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Chirinda wild medlar (English)
Chishambo (English) (Cultivated species)
Chocolate berry (English)
Climbing nettle (English) (Cultivated species)
Climbing orange (English) (Cultivated species)
Climbing turkey-berry (English) (Cultivated species)
Climbing wild apricot (English) (Cultivated species)
Clinging aneilema (English) (Cultivated species)
Cluster-head protea (English) (Cultivated species)
Cockscomb (English) (Cultivated species)
Cockspur orange (English) (Cultivated species)
Coffee senna (English)
Commiphora rhus (English)
Common allamanda (English) (Cultivated species)
Common celtis (English) (Cultivated species)
Common cluster fig (English)
Common crowfoot (English)
Common crown-berry (English)
Common finger grass (English)
Common fireball (English)
Common gardenia (English)
Common nine-awned grass (English)
Common pavetta (English)
Common pheasant-berry (English)
Common purslane (English)
Common reed (English)
Common russet grass (English)
Common signal grass (English)
Common signal grass (English)
Common spike-thorn (English) (Cultivated species)
Common water-plantain (English) (Cultivated species)
Common wild elder (English) (Cultivated species)
Common wild fig (English)
Confetti tree (English)
Coontail (English)
Coppery three-awn (English)
Coral creeper (English) (Cultivated species)
Coral tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Coral-vine (English) (Cultivated species)
Cork bush (English)
Corky monkey-orange (English)
Corn spurry (English) (Cultivated species)
Corncockle (English) (Cultivated species)
Cornflower vernonia (English)
Cottonwool grass (English)
Couch grass (English)
Couch panicum (English)
Cowpea witchweed (English)
Crawcraw vine (English)
Creeping bauhinia (English) (Cultivated species)
Creeping ludwigia (English)
Creeping starbur (English) (Cultivated species)
Cross grass (English)
Crown-of-gold tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Crystal-bark (English)
Cudweed (English)
Cups-and-saucers (English)
Curled caterpillar-pod (English)
Cypress vine (English) (Cultivated species)

Dark-eyed hibiscus (English)
Decan hemp (English)
Depa-vine (English)
Devil thorn (English)
Devil's eyelashes (English)
Devil's thorn (English)
Diamond-leaved euclea (English)
Dichtahriges Springbockgras (German)
Dogplum (English)
Dogwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Dongola hibiscus (English)
Donkey berry (English)
Donkey-berry (English)
Downy thorn-apple (English) (Cultivated species)
Duckweed (English)
Duiker-berry (English)
Duiker-berry (English)
Durban grass (English)
Dutchman's pipe (English) (Cultivated species)
Dwarf cat's whiskers (English)
Dwarf custard-apple (English)
Dwarf fig (English)
Dwarf red combretum (English)

Early blue thunbergia (English) (Cultivated species)
Earth almond (English)
Eastern blue-bush (English)
Eastern St Paul's-wort (English) (Cultivated species)
Edging blue lobelia (English)
Edible galingale (English)
Eenjarige denneboomgras (Afrikaans)
Eenjarige negenaaldgras (Afrikaans)
Eenjarige suurgras (Afrikaans)
Einfederiges Federgras (German)
Elegant witchweed (English)
Elephant vine (English)
Elephant's ear (English)
Elephant-root (English)
Elm (English) (Cultivated species)
Empress candle plant (English) (Cultivated species)

Fairy dropseed (English)
Falsches Sudangras (German)
False ash (English)
False assegai (English) (Cultivated species)
False balsa (English)
False daisy (English)
False dogwood (English) (Cultivated species)
False maidenhair (English) (Cultivated species)
False marula (English)
False marula (English)
False paperbark thorn (English)
False shiny-leaf (English) (Cultivated species)
False signal grass (English)
False wild medlar (English)
Faser Nebelgras (German)
Feretia (English)
Feverberry (English)
Fibrous dropseed (English)
Fire bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Firethorn corkwood (English)
Fishbone cassia (English)
Fishing-net plant (English)
Flame lily (English)
Flame thorn (English)
Floating pennywort (English) (Cultivated species)
Flood plain acacia (English)
Florida beggar weed (English)
Floss flower (English) (Cultivated species)
Flower-of-an-hour (English)
Flute willow (English)
Fluted abutilon (English)
Fluted milkwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Footpath love grass (English)
Forest bead-string (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest big-leaf (English)
Forest bitterberry (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest climbing acacia (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest croton (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest dracaena (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest elder (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest false-currant (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest fever tree (English)
Forest flame-creeper (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest newtonia (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest nuxia (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest peach (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest star (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest toad-tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest velvet false-currant (English) (Cultivated species)
Forest wild medlar (English)
Forget-me-not tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Forskahl's everlasting (English) (Cultivated species)
Four-leaved bushwillow (English) (Cultivated species)
Fried-egg flower (English)
Fries grass (English)
Fries vleigras (Afrikaans)
Fringe tail (English) (Cultivated species)
Frogfruit (English)
Funborsten-Krauselgras (German)
Fünfborstengras (German)
Furry-fruited teclea (English) (Cultivated species)

Gaika weed (English)
Gallant soldier (English)
Garden bristle-grass (English)
Garden nasturtium (English) (Cultivated species)
Geelaartamboekiegras (Afrikaans)
Geeltamboekiegras (Afrikaans)
Gelbes Deckgras (German)
Gemeines Speergras (German)
Gemsbokgras (Afrikaans)
Gespenstergras (German)
Gewöhnliges Schirmgras (German)
Gewöhnliges Straußgras (German)
Gewone riet (Afrikaans)
Gewone wortelsaadgras (Afrikaans)
Giant cocklebur (English)
Giant crowfoot (English)
Giant Maize Witchweed (English)
Giant potato (English)
Giant salvia (English) (Cultivated species)
Giant sensitive plant (English)
Giant spear grass (English)
Giant thatching grass (English)
Glossy flat-bean (English) (Cultivated species)
Glossy guarri (English) (Cultivated species)
Glossy nightshade (English) (Cultivated species)
Glossy-leaved corkwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Golden bean tree (English)
Golden bell-bean (English)
Golden bristle-grass (English)
Golden dewdrop (English) (Cultivated species)
Golden trumpet (English) (Cultivated species)
Goose grass (English)
Governor's plum (English)
Granadilla (English) (Cultivated species)
Granite garcinia (English) (Cultivated species)
Granite mangosteen (English) (Cultivated species)
Grannyvine (English) (Cultivated species)
Grape ivy (English) (Cultivated species)
Grape strychnos (English)
Grapple plant (English)
Grass aloe (English) (Cultivated species)
Green leaf desmodium (English) (Cultivated species)
Green-thorn (English)
Green-twigs quar (English)
Grey raisin (English)
Grey-beard grass (English)
Grey-haired acacia (English)
Grey-leaved cordia (English)
Grey-leaved saucer-berry (English)
Grey-leaved wormbush (English)
Grootpanicum (Afrikaans)
Grootpluim eragrostis (Afrikaans)
Großes Hirsegras (German)
Großes Rispengras (German)
Großes Schirmgras (German)
Großes Sichelgras (German)
Guava (English)
Guinea fowl grass (English)
Guinea grass (English)
Gummy canthium (English) (Cultivated species)
Gummy gardenia (English)
Gunpowder plant (English) (Cultivated species)

Haariges Tannengras (German)
Hairy acalypha (English)
Hairy balls (English) (Cultivated species)
Hairy dropseed grass (English)
Hairy heartleaf (English)
Hairy love grass (English)
Hairy-leaved monkey-orange (English)
Hamelgras (Afrikaans)
Hand grenade fruit (English) (Cultivated species)
Hare's ears (English) (Cultivated species)
Harige herfstgras (Afrikaans)
Heart-leaved Brooms and Brushes (English)
Heart-leaved vine (English)
Helicopter grass (English)
Hemp (English) (Cultivated species)
Herbst's bloodleaf (English) (Cultivated species)
Herringbone grass (English)
Herz-Straußgras (German)
Hippo grass (English)
Hirse-Straußgras (German)
Hissing tree (English)
Hoenderspoor (Afrikaans)
Honey-scented protea (English) (Cultivated species)
Horn-fruited jute (English)
Horn-of-plenty (English) (Cultivated species)
Horn-pod tree (English)
Horse-radish tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Horsewood (English) (Cultivated species)
Hybrid terminalia (English)

Indaba tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Indian cress (English) (Cultivated species)
Indian mustard (English) (Cultivated species)
Indian sandbur (English)
Indian shot (English) (Cultivated species)

Jacaranda (English) (Cultivated species)
Jackal-berry (English)
Jacket plum (English) (Cultivated species)
Japanese barnyard millet (English)
Japanese honeysuckle (English) (Cultivated species)
Jasmine pea (English)
Jesse-bush bushwillow (English)
Jimson weed (English)
Jimson weed (English) (Cultivated species)
Jongosgras (Afrikaans)
Judgement tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Jumping-seed tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Jungle rice (English)
Jungschsengras (German)

Kahlblattriges Stinkgras (German)
Kalahari apple-leaf (English)
Kalahari bauhinia (English)
Kalahari bitterwood (English)
Kalahari bushwillow (English)
Kalahari butterweed (English)
Kalahari cluster-leaf (English)
Kalahari lance-pod (English)
Kalahari podberry (English)
Kalahari red-fingers (English)
Kalahari sand quick (English)
Kalahari sour grass (English)
Kalahari suurgras (Afrikaans)
Kalahari wild medlar (English)
Kalahari-sand acacia (English)
Kalahari-wildmispel (Afrikaans)
Kalaharisandkweek (Afrikaans)
Kapokgras (Afrikaans)
Kassod tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Katoenbossie (Afrikaans)
Katsteekgras (Afrikaans)
Katstert-fynsaadgras (Afrikaans)
Katstertgras (Afrikaans)
Kelly grass (English)
Kenaf (English)
Kew weed (English)
Khaki burrweed (English)
Khaki bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Kidneyweed (English) (Cultivated species)
Kirk's tobacco witchweed (English)
Klebriger Windhalm (German)
Klein rolgras (Afrikaans)
Klein sekelgras (Afrikaans)
Kleinwitbaardgras (Afrikaans)
Kletten Straußgras (German)
Klettgras (German)
Klewerige eragrostis (Afrikaans)
Klietjiesgrass (Afrikaans)
Klitsgras (Afrikaans)
Knob thorn (English)
Knobbly bushwillow (English)
Knobby bridelia (English)
Knotenfruchtbaum (German)
Koko tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Kokomo grass (English)
Kooboo-berry (English)
Koperdraadsteekgras (Afrikaans)
Kousklits (Afrikaans)
Krausel-Straußgras (German)
Krummelgras (Afrikaans)
Kudu-berry (English)
Kudu-berry (English)
Kuilgras (Afrikaans)
Kweekbuffelgras (Afrikaans)
Kweekgras (Afrikaans)

Lablab bean (English)
Lace-leaf (English) (Cultivated species)
Lady's Slipper (English) (Cultivated species)
Lalang Gras (German)
Lalanggras (Afrikaans)
Lance-leaved waxberry (English)
Langbeensteekgras (Afrikaans)
Langnaaldsteekgras (Afrikaans)
Lantana (English) (Cultivated species)
Large false mopane (English)
Large forest ipomoea (English)
Large hook-berry (English)
Large jujube (English) (Cultivated species)
Large pink gardenia (English) (Cultivated species)
Large plume eragrostis (English)
Large red-heart (English)
Large silver grass (English)
Large turret flower (English)
Large white bauhinia (English)
Large-flowered devil-thorns, (English)
Large-flowered white cross-berry (English)
Large-fruited bushwillow (English)
Large-fruited jesse-bush combretum (English)
Large-leaved climbing dalbergia (English) (Cultivated species)
Large-leaved cordia (English) (Cultivated species)
Large-leaved knobwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Large-leaved poison rope (English)
Large-leaved saucer-berry (English) (Cultivated species)
Large-leaved skunk-bush (English)
Large-leaved terminalia (English)
Large-seeded millet grass (English)
Late weed (English) (Cultivated species)
Lavender croton (English)
Leadwood (English)
Leeusteekgras (Afrikaans)
Lehmann's love grass (English)
Lemon verbena (English) (Cultivated species)
Leopard orchid (English)
Lesser moth-fruit creeper (English)
Lion's ear (English)
Live-long (English)
LM gras (Afrikaans)
LM grass (English)
Long-awned three-awn (English)
Loofah (English) (Cultivated species)
Lotusleaf Maidenhair Fern (English) (Cultivated species)
Löwenstechgras (German)
Lowveld bead-string (English) (Cultivated species)
Lowveld milkberry (English)
Lucky bean creeper (English)
Lucky-bean tree (English) (Cultivated species)

Madagascan butterfly bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Madagascar periwinkle (English)
Madagascar sagewood (English) (Cultivated species)
Maggot killer (English) (Cultivated species)
Magic guarri (English)
Magic nut (English)
Maidenhair fern (English) (Cultivated species)
Makoni tea bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Malabar spinach (English) (Cultivated species)
Mallow raisin (English)
Mallow-leaved cross-berry (English)
Mango (English)
Manketti tree (English)
Marama bean (English) (Cultivated species)
Marijuana (English) (Cultivated species)
Maroon bell-bean (English)
Maroon milkweed (English) (Cultivated species)
Marula (English)
Matchweed (English)
Mauritius thorn (English) (Cultivated species)
Mauve ginger (English) (Cultivated species)
Mauve love grass (English)
Mchibi (English)
Mealie crotalaria (English)
Meerjarige denneboomgras (Afrikaans)
Meerjarige ferweelgras (Afrikaans)
Melon-tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Mermaid tree (English)
Mexican Bird of Paradise (English) (Cultivated species)
Mexican clover (English) (Cultivated species)
Mexican fire plant (English)
Mexican fleabane (English) (Cultivated species)
Mexican marigold (English) (Cultivated species)
Mexican poppy (English)
Mexican sunflower (English) (Cultivated species)
Mexican sunflower (English)
Mile-a-minute plant (English) (Cultivated species)
Milk-rope (English)
Milkweed (English)
Milkweed (English) (Cultivated species)
Milkwort (English) (Cultivated species)
Minaret flower (English)
Mistletoe cactus (English) (Cultivated species)
Mnondo bur-marigold (English)
Mobola plum (English)
Mongongo nut (English)
Monkey bread (English)
Monkey sugarcane (English)
Monkey thorn (English)
Mopane (English)
Mopane grass (English)
Mopane orchid (English)
Mopane paddle-pod (English)
Mopani (English)
Moringo (English) (Cultivated species)
Mount Selinda linden (English) (Cultivated species)
Mouse-eared combretum (English)
Msasa fern (English) (Cultivated species)
Mud plantain (English) (Cultivated species)
Mukwa (English)
Mustard-tree (English)
Myrianthus (English) (Cultivated species)

Naaldgras (Afrikaans)
Narrow-leaved mustard tree (English)
Narrow-plumed dropseed (English)
Narrow-pod elephant-root (English)
Natal cotton plant (English)
Natal crowfoot (English)
Natal mahogany (English)
Natal red-top (English)
Natal rhus (English) (Cultivated species)
Natal rooipluim (Afrikaans)
Nebelgras (German)
Needle bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Needlegrass (English)
Neunborstengras (German)
Night cestrum (English) (Cultivated species)
Night-blooming jasmine (English) (Cultivated species)
Nile cabbage (English)
Nile ceropegia (English)
Nipple fruit (English) (Cultivated species)
Northern ammocharis (English) (Cultivated species)
Northern dwaba-berry (English)
Northern fluffy-flowered jackal-coffee (English)
Northern Ilala (Lala) palm (English)
Northern large-leaved dragon-tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Northern red-berry (English)
Nyanga flat-top (English) (Cultivated species)

Oat grass (English)
Octopus cabbage tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Oldland rattlepod (English)
Oleaster bushwillow (English)
Onionwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Orange bird-berry (English)
Ordeal tree (English)
Osgras (Afrikaans)
Oulandsgras (Afrikaans)

Painted Euphorbia (English)
Pampas grass (English)
Pan dropseed (English)
Pan fynsaadgras (Afrikaans)
Papaya (English) (Cultivated species)
Paper plume (English)
Paper thorns (English)
Paperbark acacia (English)
Paperthorn (English) (Cultivated species)
Papyrus (English)
Paraffienbos (Afrikaans) (Cultivated species)
Parasol tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Parrot-beak gladiolus (English)
Passion fruit (English) (Cultivated species)
Pawnbroker tree (English)
Pawpaw (English) (Cultivated species)
Peacock Flower (English) (Cultivated species)
Peanut butter cassia (English) (Cultivated species)
Pearl acacia (English) (Cultivated species)
Pearl millet (English)
Peeling-bark ochna (English)
Peeling-twig Combretum (English)
Pepper-leaved commiphora (English)
Pepper-leaved corkwood (English)
Pepper-seed (English)
Perskappiegras (Afrikaans)
Persvleigras (Afrikaans)
Peruvian mastic-tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Peters' fig (English)
Pfeilblatthirse (German)
Physic nut (English)
Pigeonwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Pignut (English)
Pigweed (English)
Pineapple-fruit tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Pinhole grass (English)
Pink garden sorrel (English)
Pink jacaranda (English) (Cultivated species)
Pink-leaved blechnum (English) (Cultivated species)
Pink-vine (English) (Cultivated species)
Pith-tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Pod mahogany (English)
Poinsettia (English) (Cultivated species)
Poison apple (English)
Poison bride's-bush (English)
Poison gooseberry (English)
Poison pavetta (English)
Poison-grub commiphora (English)
Poison-grub corkwood (English)
Poison-pod albizia (English)
Polished star (English)
Pompon coffee-medlar (English)
Pompon rytigynia (English)
Poor man's spinach (English)
Poplar-leaved fig (English)
Porcupine-root (English) (Cultivated species)
Porridge-stick (English) (Cultivated species)
Potato bush (English)
Potato vine (English) (Cultivated species)
Potato yam (English)
Prickly acanthus (English) (Cultivated species)
Prickly poppy (English)
Pride of Barbados (English) (Cultivated species)
Prince of Wales' feathers (English) (Cultivated species)
Propeller tree (English)
Prostrate globe-amaranth (English)
Prostrate starbur (English) (Cultivated species)
Purple hood grass (English)
Purple hook-berry (English)
Purple nutsedge (English) (Cultivated species)
Purple plume grass (English)
Purple swamp grass (English)
Purple top (English)
Purple-leaved albizia (English)
Purple-pod cluster-leaf (English)
Purple-pod terminalia (English)
Purple-wood dalbergia (English) (Cultivated species)
Pylblaargras (Afrikaans)
Python vine (English)

Queckgras (German)
Queensland silver wattle (English) (Cultivated species)

Rag bush (English)
Rain tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Rain-tree (English)
Rainbow grass (English)
Raisin-fruit keetia (English) (Cultivated species)
Rapoko (English)
Rauher Windhalm (German)
Rauhspelzen-Stechgras (German)
Reach-for-the-sky (English) (Cultivated species)
Real fan palm (English)
Red bitter apple (English) (Cultivated species)
Red bitter berry (English) (Cultivated species)
Red bushwillow (English)
Red dropseed (English)
Red flag bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Red grass (English)
Red hook-berry (English) (Cultivated species)
Red milkwood (English)
Red oat grass (English)
Red spike-thorn (English)
Red star-apple (English)
Red stinkwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Red sunbird-bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Red sunflower (English)
Red swamp grass (English)
Red thorn (English)
Red vlei grass (English)
Red wings (English)
Red-hot-poker tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Red-leaved medlar (English)
Red-lips (English) (Cultivated species)
Red-striped cucumber (English) (Cultivated species)
Redwing (English) (Cultivated species)
Redwings (English)
Reed grass (English)
Rescue grass (English)
Reuse pylgras (Afrikaans)
Rhodes grass (English)
Rhodesgras (Afrikaans)
Rhodesgras (German)
Rhodesian mahogany (English)
Rhodesian teak (English)
Ribbed paddle-pod (English)
Ribbon bush (English)
Rice grass (English)
Rigid hornwort (English)
Ringworm plant (English) (Cultivated species)
Ritchiea (English) (Cultivated species)
River climbing acacia (English)
River guarri (English) (Cultivated species)
River macaranga (English) (Cultivated species)
River rhus (English)
River tamarind (English) (Cultivated species)
River-litchi (English) (Cultivated species)
Roadside pimpernel (English)
Rock tannin-bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Rooigras (Afrikaans)
Rose ginger (English)
Rosebud everlasting (English)
Rosette Cluster-leaf (English) (Cultivated species)
Rosette-leaved terminalia (English) (Cultivated species)
Rosy periwinkle (English)
Rotgras (German)
Rough love grass (English)
Rough three-awn (English)
Rough-leaved corkwood (English)
Rough-leaved croton (English)
Rough-leaved shepherds tree (English)
Rough-leaved white-stinkwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Round-leaved bloodwood (English)
Round-leaved bloodwood (English)
Round-leaved vine (English) (Cultivated species)
Royal fern (English) (Cultivated species)
Rubber bush (English) (Cultivated species)
Rubber euphorbia (English)
Rubber hedge plant (English)
Rubber vine (English) (Cultivated species)
Rubber vine (English) (Cultivated species)
Russet bushwillow (English)
Rusty velvet protea (English) (Cultivated species)
Rysgras (Afrikaans)

Safsaf willow (English)
Sand acacia (English)
Sand apple (English)
Sand apricot-vine (English) (Cultivated species)
Sand camwood (English)
Sand corkwood (English)
Sand lemon-rope (English) (Cultivated species)
Sand lily (English) (Cultivated species)
Sand quick (English)
Sand thorn (English)
Sandpaper raisin (English)
Sandpaper saucer-berry (English)
Sandpaper stamperwood (English)
Sandveld-Straußgras (German)
Satin-bark corkwood (English)
Sausage tree (English)
Saw-tooth love grass (English)
Saw-weed (English)
Sawtooth (English)
Scarlet milkweed (English) (Cultivated species)
Scented-thorn (English)
Schafgras (German)
Schmidts Krauselgras (German)
Schmidts Sauergras (German)
Schopf Bartgras (German)
Schwanzgras (German)
Schwartzfüßchen (German)
Scotsman's rattle (English)
Scrambled egg (English) (Cultivated species)
Scrambling dutchman's pipe (English) (Cultivated species)
Seekoeigras (Afrikaans)
Sekelgras (Afrikaans)
Shamva grass (English)
Shaving-brush combretum (English)
Shepherd's purse (English) (Cultivated species)
Shepherd's tree (English)
Shiny leaf (English) (Cultivated species)
Shiny-leaved monkey-orange (English)
Shock-headed peter (English) (Cultivated species)
Shock-headed peter (English)
Shoo-fly (English) (Cultivated species)
Short-pod (English)
Siam weed (English) (Cultivated species)
Siamese cassia (English) (Cultivated species)
Siamese senna (English) (Cultivated species)
Sickle bush (English)
Sickle-leaved albizia (English)
Silky autumn grass (English)
Silky bushman grass (English)
Silky indigo (English)
Silver bushwillow (English)
Silver cluster-leaf (English)
Silver raisin (English)
Silver spike (English)
Silver spinach (English) (Cultivated species)
Silver terminalia (English)
Silverheads (English)
Silweraargras (Afrikaans)
Simple-leaved rhigozum (English)
Simple-leaved wild grape (English)
Simple-spined num-num (English)
Simple-thorned torchwood (English)
Sisal (English) (Cultivated species)
Skaapgras (Afrikaans)
Skurwesteekgras (Afrikaans)
Small buffalo grass (English)
Small caterpillar-pod (English)
Small herringbone grass (English)
Small lantana (English)
Small lavender croton (English)
Small pink morning-glory (English)
Small rolling grass (English)
Small white bauhinia (English)
Small-flowered canna (English) (Cultivated species)
Small-flowered kenaf (English)
Small-fruited olax (English)
Small-fruited teclea (English) (Cultivated species)
Small-fruited toad-tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Small-fruited voacanga (English) (Cultivated species)
Small-leaved bloodwood (English)
Small-leaved dragon tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Small-leaved terminalia (English)
Small-leaved white raisin (English)
Smelly-berry fingerleaf (English)
Smilax (English) (Cultivated species)
Smokewood (English) (Cultivated species)
Smooth senna (English) (Cultivated species)
Smooth sow-thistle (English) (Cultivated species)
Smooth-barked flat-crown (English) (Cultivated species)
Smooth-fruit bush-cherry (English)
Smooth-fruit zanha (English) (Cultivated species)
Smutsvingergras (Afrikaans)
Snake apple (English)
Snake bean (English)
Snake-root (English)
Sneezewood (English)
Snot apple (English)
Snot berry (English)
Snowberry tree (English)
Snowflake grass (English)
Snuff box tree (English)
Soap creeper (English)
Soccerball fruit (English) (Cultivated species)
Sodom apple (English)
Soft-leaved commiphora (English)
Soft-leaved donkey-berry (English)
Solitary fishtail palm (English) (Cultivated species)
Sorrel (English)
Sourplum (English)
Soursop (English) (Cultivated species)
Spear grass (English)
Spider-wisp (English)
Spiderweb chloris (English)
Spikenard (English)
Spiky dropseed (English)
Spiky love-grass (English)
Spiky mother-in-law's tongue (English)
Spindle pod (English) (Cultivated species)
Spinnekopgras (Afrikaans)
Spinnen-Quirlgras (German)
Spiny cluster-leaf (English)
Spiny cucumber (English)
Spiny macaranga (English) (Cultivated species)
Spiny monkey-orange (English)
Spiny-leaved monkey-orange (English)
Splendid thorn (English)
Splinter bean (English) (Cultivated species)
Spotted signal grass (English)
Spreading hedge-parsley (English) (Cultivated species)
Stain-pod (English) (Cultivated species)
Stamperwood (English)
Star ipomoea (English) (Cultivated species)
Starstalk (English)
Steifes Stechgras (German)
Stekerige fynsaadgras (Afrikaans)
Stem-fruit miraculous-berry (English) (Cultivated species)
Sterretjiegras (Afrikaans)
Sticky love grass (English)
Sticky mouse-ear (English) (Cultivated species)
Sticky pod (English) (Cultivated species)
Sticky purple cleome (English)
Sticky purple mousewhiskers (English)
Sticky-leaved rubia (English) (Cultivated species)
Stinging nettle (English) (Cultivated species)
Stink love grass (English)
Stink-leaf bride's bush (English)
Stinkgras (Afrikaans)
Stinkgras (Afrikaans)
Stinkgras (German)
Stinking roger (English) (Cultivated species)
Stippelgras (Afrikaans)
Strombosia (English) (Cultivated species)
Stud thorn (English)
Sundew (English) (Cultivated species)
Sundew (English) (Cultivated species)
Sundew (English) (Cultivated species)
Swamp couch (English)
Swamp grass (English)
Swart wildesorghum (Afrikaans)
Sweat bush (English)
Sweet potato (English)
Sweet prickly-pear (English)
Sweet thorn (English)
Sycomore fig (English)
Sygras (Afrikaans)

Taaipol (Afrikaans)
Tall firethorn corkwood (English)
Tall white squill (English)
Tamani berry (English) (Cultivated species)
Tamarind (English) (Cultivated species)
Tamboekie (Afrikaans)
Tangle-flowered wild-medlar (English) (Cultivated species)
Tanglehead (English)
Tarvine (English)
Tassel berry (English)
Tassel three-awn (English)
Tawny cluster-leaf (English)
The African yam bean (English) (Cultivated species)
Thorn apple (English)
Thorn apple (English) (Cultivated species)
Thorny elm (English)
Three-flower tick-trefoil (English) (Cultivated species)
Three-forked euphorbia (English)
Three-leaved combretum (English) (Cultivated species)
Tick grass (English)
Tick tree (English)
Tiger-foot morning-glory (English)
Tite grass (English)
Tite-gras (Afrikaans)
Tobacco (English) (Cultivated species)
Tobacco tree (English)
Tobacco witchweed (English)
Tonic root (English)
Torpedo grass (English)
Trailing bushwillow (English)
Transvaal gardenia (English)
Transvaal sumach (English) (Cultivated species)
Traveller's joy (English)
Tree entada (English) (Cultivated species)
Tree grape (English)
Tree orchid (English)
Tree tobacco (English) (Cultivated species)
Tree vernonia (English)
Trellis-vine (English)
Triangle tops (English) (Cultivated species)
Triffid weed (English) (Cultivated species)
Tropical pink gladiolus (English) (Cultivated species)
Tsombori (English)
Tumble grass (English)
Tumbleweed (English) (Cultivated species)
Turfklosgras (Afrikaans)
Turkey tangle (English)
Turpentine tree (English)
Twisted ginger (English) (Cultivated species)
Two-winged pteleopsis (English)
Two-winged stink-bushwillow (English)

Umbrella thorn (English)
Umbrella thorn (English)
Umbrella thorn (English)
Undershrub big-leaf (English) (Cultivated species)
Understorey false-nettle (English) (Cultivated species)
Upright starbur (English)

Vaalgras (Afrikaans)
Variable bushwillow (English)
Variable combretum (English)
Varnish tree (English) (Cultivated species)
Vegetable sponge (English) (Cultivated species)
Vegetable-ivory palm (English)
Veilchen Nebelgras (German)
Veld fan (English) (Cultivated species)
Veld paspalum (English)
Velvet bushwillow (English)
Velvet paddle-pod (English)
Velvet raisin (English)
Velvet wild medlar (English)
Velvet-leaved butterspoon (English)
Velvet-leaved corkwood (English)
Veselfynsaadgras (Afrikaans)
Violet tree (English)
Virginia creeper (English) (Cultivated species)
Vlei finger grass (English)
Vlei ink-flower (English)
Vlei plume grass (English)
Vlei spoke grass (English)
Vleigras (Afrikaans)
Vleipluimgras (Afrikaans)
Vleivingergras (Afrikaans)
Vley-Straußgras (German)
Vleyfingergras (German)

Waaigras (Afrikaans)
Walking maidenhair fern, or black maidenhair (English) (Cultivated species)
Wandering jew (English)
Wandering jew (English)
Warty grape (English) (Cultivated species)
Water chestnut (English)
Water grass (English)
Water hyacinth (English) (Cultivated species)
Water lettuce (English)
Water melon (English)
Water spinach (English)
Waterberry (English)
Watergras (Afrikaans)
Waterlily (English)
Weeluisgras (Afrikaans)
Weeping bushwillow (English)
Weeping love grass (English)
Western soapberry (English) (Cultivated species)
Wether love grass (English)
Whipstick loquat (English) (Cultivated species)
Whipstick tree (English) (Cultivated species)
White arum (English) (Cultivated species)
White buffalo grass (English)
White cross-berry (English)
White rhubarb (English) (Cultivated species)
White ribbon bush (English)
White seringa (English)
White stinkwood (English) (Cultivated species)
White syringa (English)
White thorn (English)
White's ginger (English)
White-banded ceropegia (English)
White-flowered mexican poppy (English)
White-leaved raisin (English)
Wild basil (English)
Wild citrus (English)
Wild cotton (English)
Wild cotton (English)
Wild crocus (English) (Cultivated species)
Wild custard-apple (English) (Cultivated species)
Wild dagga (English)
Wild date palm (English)
Wild frangipani (English) (Cultivated species)
Wild grape (English)
Wild grape (English)
Wild laburnum (English)
Wild lettuce (English) (Cultivated species)
Wild lucerne (English)
Wild pear (English)
Wild petunia (English)
Wild poplar (English) (Cultivated species)
Wild rice (English)
Wild rubber (English)
Wild sage (English)
Wild sarsaparilla (English) (Cultivated species)
Wild Sorghum (English)
Wild squill (English) (Cultivated species)
Wild stockrose (English)
Wild sunhemp (English)
Wild syringa (English)
Wild tobacco (English) (Cultivated species)
Wild white plumbago (English)
Wild willow (English)
Wild yam (English) (Cultivated species)
Wildrys (Afrikaans)
Willow beechwood (English) (Cultivated species)
Windball (English) (Cultivated species)
Wing pod (English)
Winged-seed sesame (English)
Wingleaved soapberry (English) (Cultivated species)
Winter cassia (English) (Cultivated species)
Winter cherry (English)
Winter thorn (English)
Winter-flowering senna (English) (Cultivated species)
Wireleaf daba grass (English)
Witbuffelgras (Afrikaans)
Witchweed (English)
Wolliges Fingergras (German)
Wolvingergras (Afrikaans)
Wooden banana (English)
Wooden pear (English)
Woodland waterberry (English)
Woolly caper-bush (English)
Woolly saucer-berry (English)
Woolly senna (English) (Cultivated species)
Worm-cure albizia (English)
Wurgegras (German)
Wurmsinjaalgras (Afrikaans)

Y-thorned torchwood (English)
Yellow barberton daisy (English) (Cultivated species)
Yellow bauhinia (English) (Cultivated species)
Yellow bells (English) (Cultivated species)
Yellow bristle-grass (English)
Yellow commelina (English)
Yellow elder (English) (Cultivated species)
Yellow fire lily (English) (Cultivated species)
Yellow gerbera (English) (Cultivated species)
Yellow justicia (English) (Cultivated species)
Yellow nut-grass (English)
Yellow nutsedge (English)
Yellow sorrel (English)
Yellow thatching-grass (English)
Yellow trumpet flower (English) (Cultivated species)
Yellow-flowered blackjack (English)
Yellow-heads (English)
Yellow-spike thatching grass (English)

Zambezi bride's bush (English)
Zambezi brown-ironwood (English)
Zambezi coca tree (English)
Zambezi false-nettle (English)
Zambezi flat-bean (English)
Zambezi honeysuckle tree (English)
Zambezi jessebush (English)
Zambezi morning-glory (English)
Zambezi tail flower (English)
Zambezi teak (English)
Zambezi Wine-Spike (English)
Zebra leaf aloe (English)
Zebrawood (English)
Zig-zag terminalia (English)
Zigzag cluster-leaf (English)
Zimbabwe teak (English)

1232 names found

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Caprivi: Utilities: List of species vernacular names.
https://www.capriviflora.com/speciesdata/utilities/utility-vernac-species.php, retrieved 9 December 2023

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