Scientific Names of Plants and Trees

Scientific Names of Plants

Name of the plant  and Tree Scientific Name
Banyan Ficus benghalensis
Bamboo Bamboosa aridinarifolia
Cotton Gossypium herbaceum
Coriander Coriandrum sativum
Curry plant (leaves) Murraya koenigii
Drumstick Moringa oleifera
Henna (Mehndi) Lawsonia inermis
Mint (Pudina) Mentha arvensis
Money Plant, Devil's Ivy Epipremnum aureum
Rose Rosa
Saffron Crocus Sativus
Sugarcane Sachharum
Sunflower Helianthus annuus
Sandalwood Santalum album
Tea Camellia Sinensis
Tobacco Nicotina tobaccum
Tulsi Ocimum Sanctum
Peepal Ficus Religiosa  Linn.

Scientific Names of vegetables

Name of the Vegetable Scientific Name
Brinjal ,Eggplant, aubergine, Solanum melongena
Brussels sprouts Brassica oleracea gemmifera group
Broccoli Brassica oleracea italica group
Bell pepper Capsicum annum
Capsicum Capsicum fruitscence
Carrot Daucas carota
Cauliflower Brassica oleracea otrytis group
Cabbage Brassica oleracea capitata group
Chilli Capsicum annuum
Cucumber Cucumis sativas
Green soybean Glycine max
Jack fruit Artocarpus integra
Lemon Citrus Limonium
Lettuce Lactuca sativa
Onion Allium cepa
Okra (Lady Finger) Abelmoschus esculentus
Peas Pisum sativam
Potato Solanum tubersum
Pumpkin Cucurbita maxima
Radish Raphanus sativus
Spinach Spinacia oleracea
Tomato Lycopersican esculentum
Turnip Brassica rapus rapifera group
Sweet potato Ipomoea batatas

Scientific Names of Fruits

Name of the Fruit Scientific Name
Apple Pyrus malus
Apricot Prunus armeniaca
Avocado Persea americana
Banana Musa paradisicum
Black berry Rubus fruticosus
Blue Berry Vaccinium cyanococcus
Cantaloupe (Kharbuja) Cucumis melo
Cherry Prunus avium
Date Phoenix dactylifera
Dragon fruit Hylocereus undutus
Fig Ficus carica
Gooseberry Ribes uva-crispa
Grapes Vitis vinifera
Guava Psidium guava
Honey dew Cucumis melo
Kiwi fruit Actinidia deliciosa
Lime Citrus latifolia
Lychee (Lichi) Litchi chinensis
Mandarin Orange Citrus reticulata
Mango Mangifera indica
Mulberry Genus: morus
Nectarine (Peach) Prunus persica
Orange Citrus aurantium
Papaya Carica papaya
Passionfruit Passiflora edulis
Pear Pyrus communis
Sacred fig (Peepal) Ficus religiosa Linn
Persimmon Diospyros kaki
Pineapple Ananus sativus
Plum Prunus domestica
Pomegranate Punica granatum
Prickly pear Opuntia stricta
Raspberry Rubus idaeobatus
Redcurrant Ribes rubrum
Watermelon Citrullus vulgaris

Scientific Names of Dry Fruits

Name of the Dry Fruit Scientific Name
Cashew nut Anacardium occidentale
Coconut Cocos nucifera
Almond Prunus dulcis
Arrowroot Maranta arundinacea
Betel-nut Areca catechu
Chestnut Castanea
Currant, Raisin  Ribes
Groundnuts, Peanuts Arachis hypogaea
Lotus Seeds Pop, Gorgon Nut Puffed Kernel (Makhana) Euryale ferox
Nut, Walnuts Juglans regia.
Pistachio Pistacia vera

Scientific Names of Spices

Name of the Spice Scientific Name
Black Pepper Piper nigrum
Clove Syzygium aromaticum
Garlic Allium sativum
Ginger Zingiber officinale
Turmeric Curcuma longa
Anise Spice Pimpinella anisum
Caraway Spice Carum carvi
Cardamom Spice Elettaria cardamomum
Cinnamon Cinnamomum cassia
Mustard Seed Spice Brassica nigra, Brassica juncea, Brassica alba
Saffron Spice Crocus sativus

Scientific Names of Cereals, Millets and Pulses

Name of the Cereal, Millets and Pulses Scientific Name
Black Gram Plasoes mungo
Bajra Pennisetum typhoides
Barley Hordeum vulgare 
Green Gram Phaseolies auicus
Horse Gram Dolichos biffoeus
Jowar Sorghum vulgare
Maize Zea mays
Oat Avena sativa 
Ragi Eleusine coracana
Red Gram Cojonus cgjan
Rice Oryza sativa, Oryza glaberrima
Wheat Triticum aestivum
bankexamstoday-banner

Smart Prep Kit for Banking Exams by Ramandeep Singh - Download here


Join 40,000+ readers and get free notes in your email

0 comments:

Post a Comment

Thanks for commenting. Follow us on Telegram. Search BankExamsToday