T.E.R:R.A.I.N - Taranaki Educational Resource: Research, Analysis and Information Network


Trees (Exotic) Botanical names A to F with photo


Abies balsamea (Balsam Fir)


Abies pinsapo (Spanish fir)


Abies religiosa (Religious fir)   


Abutilon x hybridum (Chinese lantern)


Abutilon hybridum 'Nabob' (Red Flowering Maple)


Abutilon pictum (Flowering Maple) 


Acacia cognata 'Limelight'


Acer palmatum


Acer palmatum (Cultivar 'Aureum')


Acer palmatum (Cultivar  'Osakazuki')


Acer rufinerve (Snake-bark Maple)  


Aesculus x carnea (Red horse-chestnut)  


Aesculus hippocastanum (Horse chestnut)


Aesculus indica (Indian Horse Chestnut)  


Agapetes serpens


Agathis robusta (Queensland Kauri)


Albizia julibrissin (Silktree) 


Alloxylon flammeum (Queensland tree waratah)


Amomyrtus luma (Chilean Myrtle)


Araucaria araucana (Monkey puzzle tree) 


Araucaria bidwillii (Bunya Pine)


Araucaria heterophylla (Norfolk Island Pine)


Araucaria cunninghamii (Hoop pine)


Arbutus unedo (Strawberry tree)


Aucuba japonica (Japanese laurel ‘Forest Green') 


Aucuba japonica 'Crotonifolia'


Azaleas Species


Azara microphylla (Vanilla tree) 


Backhousia citriodora (Lemon myrtle)


Banksia species  


Banksia serrata (Saw banksia)


Berberis thunbergii (Red barberry)


Brugmansia arborea (White Angel's Trumpet)


Brugmansia aurea (Golden Angel’s Trumpet) 


Brugmansia candida  


Brugmansia chlorantha   


Brugmansia sanguinea (Red Angel's Trumpet)   


Brunfelsia undulata 'White Caps'


Buddleia davidii 'White Profusion   


Buddleja fallowiana var. alba


Callistemon citrinus (Crimson Bottlebrush)


Caryota maxima (Mountain Fishtail Palm)


Caryota urens (Fishtail palm) 


Castanea sativa (Sweet chestnut)  


Catalpa Catalpa x erubescens (Hybrid)


Cecropia (Genus:)


Cedrus deodara (Himalayan cedar)


Ceiba speciosa (Silk Floss Tree)


Cercidiphyllum magnificum (Katsura)


Cercis siliquastrum (Judas Tree)  


Chamaecyparis lawsoniana (Lawson cypress)


Chamaedorea elegans (Parlour Palm)


Chamelaucium uncinatu (Geraldton wax flower)


Chimonanthus praecox (Wintersweet)   


Choisya ternata (Mexican Mock Orange)


Clerodendrum trichotomum (Harlequin glorybower)

 
Clethra alnifolia 'Hummingbird' (Sweet Pepperbush) 


Clethra arborea (Lily of the Valley Tree)


Coleonema pulchellum (Confetti bush)  


Colletia paradoxa (Anchor Plant)


Convolvulus cneorum (Silverbush)


Cordyline fruticosa (Cabbage Palm)


Cornus amomum (Silky dogwood), 


Cornus capitata (Strawberry tree)


Cornus florida 'Cherokee Chief'


Cornus florida subsp. urbiniana (Bishop's Cap Dogwood)


Correa alba (White Correa)   


Cotinus coggygria (Royal Purple Smoke Tree)


Crassula ovata (Jade plant)


Crataegus monogyna (Hawthorn)    


Cryptomeria japonica (Japanese Cedar)  


Cunninghamia konishii (Taiwan fir)


Cunninghamia lanceolate (China Fir)


Cupressus sempervirens (Mediterranean or Italian Cypress) 


Cupressus macrocarpa (Macrocarpa)  


Cycas taitungensis (Emperor Sago)


Cydonia oblonga (Quince) 


Dahlia imperialsi 'California Angel'


Daphne bholua  


Davidia involucrata (Handkerchief tree)


Dasiphora fruticose ‘Tangerine' (Potentilla‘Tangerine')


Dracaena draco (Canary Islands dragon tree)


Dracaena fragrans ‘Janet Craig’


Edgeworthia papyrifera (Oriental Paperbush)


Embothrium coccineum (Chilean Fire Bush)


Encephalartos altensteinii (Eastern Cape Giant Cycad)


Encephalartos transvenosus (Modjadji Cycad)


Erica arborea (Tree Heath)  


Erythrina caffra (Coastal Coral Tree)


Erythrina crista-galli (Cockspur Coral Tree)  


Erythrina x sykesii (Australian Coral Tree)   


Escallonia rubra (Red escallonia)


Eucalyptus regnan ( Mountain ash)


Eucalyptus species (Blue Gum) 


Euonymus japonicus "Microphylla Variegatus"


Euonymus lucidus (Spindle Tree)   


Fagus sylvatica var. purpurea (Copper beech).


Ficus auriculata (Roxburgh fig)


Fraxinus ornus (Manna ash)


Fuchsia    

Thanks to Greg Kitson of Ambrosia Nursery.
Thanks to Ian Hutchson of Pukekura Park for his help in identifying plants and trees.
Thanks to Valda Polletti of Te Kainga Marire for her help in identifying some of the trees and plants on the Te Henui walkway and to the authors of the books and websites listed below.
Thanks to Glyn Church of New Plymouth for identifying some of these plants.
Thanks to Alan Jellyman for his identification of some trees and plants

Bibliography
The Royal Horticultural Society A-Z Encyclopaedia of Garden Plants
Mini Guide to the Identification of New Zealand Native Trees by Andrew Crowe
Photographic Guide to Trees of New Zealand by Lawrie Metcalf
Photographic Guide to New Zealand Ferns by Lawrie Metcalfe
New Zealand Small Shrubs and Trees by Murdoch Riley
New Zealand Trees and Ferns by Murdoch Riley
Trees and Shrubs of New Zealand by A. L. Poole and Nancy Adams
Nature Guide to the New Zealand Forest by John Dawson and Rob Lucus
Know your New Zealand Native Plants by Lawrie Metcalf 
New Zealand Flowers and Plants in Colour by J. T Salmon
Audrey Eagle's Books

Websites

http://en.wikipedia.org
http://www.gardens.co.nz/Natives.cfm
http://www.doc.govt.nz/conservation/native-plants/
http://www.nzplantpics.com/
http://www.bushmansfriend.co.nz/photos-for-identification-xidc15133.html
http://nzflora.landcareresearch.co.nz
http://pharmacy.otago.ac.nz/rongoa/pages/links.html
http://www.nativeorchids.co.nz
The New Zealand Plant Conservation Network
http://www.oznativeplants.com/
http://www.burkesbackyard.com.au