Epithelantha micromeris – Hikuli Mulato

Epithelantha micromeris – Hikuli Mulato
FAMILY: Cactaceae GENUS: Epithelantha SPECIES: Micromeris COMMON NAMES: Hikuli Mulato, Button Cactus Epithelantha micromeris is a small, globular cactus that grows up to 6 cm in diameter. The tubercles are arranges in numerous spirals, almost hidden by white spines....

Ilex cassine – Cassina Tree

Ilex cassine – Cassina Tree
FAMILY: Aquifoliaceae (Holly Family)GENUS: IlexSPECIES: CassineCOMMON NAMES: Black Drink Plant, Cassena, Dahoon Holly, Holly-ilex, Southern Yaupon Ilex cassine is a heavily branched tree that grows up to 26 feet tall. The leaves are 2-4 inches long, thin, and tapered,...

Artemisia vulgaris – Mugwort

Artemisia vulgaris – Mugwort
FAMILY: Compositae GENUS: Artemisia SPECIES: Vulgaris COMMON NAMES: Mugwort, Yomogi, Sook, Agenjo del Pais, Ambfe (Otomi), Artemisia, Epazote de Castilla, Green Wormwood, Hierba de San Juan, Xun, Zizim, Felon Herb, Sailor’s Tobacco, Gypsy Tobacco, Moxa Herb, Old...

Mimosa hostilis – Jurema Tree

Mimosa hostilis – Jurema Tree
FAMILY: Leguminosae GENUS: Mimosa SPECIES: Hostilis, Tenuiflora COMMON NAMES: Jurema Tree, Tepescohuite, Cabrero (‘goatherd’), Carbon (‘charcoal’) The Mimosa hostilis plant is a bushy tree that can grow up to 8 meters in height. It has short,...

Entada rheedii – African Dream Herb

Entada rheedii – African Dream Herb
FAMILY: Fabaceae (Legume Family) GENUS: Entada SPECIES: Rheedii COMMON NAMES: Adenanthera Gogo, African Dream Herb, Balugo, Dipai, Dream Bean, Entada Phaseolides, Entada Pursaetha, Entada Rheedei, Garambi, Garbi, Gogo, Gogong-bakai, Kakavalli, Kessing, Lipai, Matchbox...