11 matches
Abies nordmanniana (Steven) Spach  Family: Pinaceae  Name justification: Homer and Virgil had already mentioned these...
Cedrus atlantica (Endl.) Carrière  Family: Pinaceae  Name justification:  The name of the genus was already used...
Cedrus deodara (D. Don) G. Don  Family: Pinaceae  Name justification:  Name used by Plinius in order to talk about these...
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana (A. Murray) Parl.  Family: Cupresaceae  Name justification: The name of the genus is composed...
Eucalyptus globulus Labill.  Family: Mirtaceae  Name justification:  The name of the genus comes from Greek. Literally,...
Magnolia grandiflora L.  Family: Magnoliaceae  Name justification: The name of the genus was named after Pierre Magnol,...
Platanus orientalis L.  Family: Platanaceae  Name justification: Platanus is the Greek name of a tree species belonging...
Quercus robur L.  Family: Fagaceae  Name justification: Romans distinguished between oaks (Robur), holm oaks (Ilex) and...
Sequoia sempervirens (Lam.) Endl. Family: Taxodiaceae  Name justification:  The name of the genus is dedicated to a mix-raced...
Sophora japonica L.  Family: Fabaceae  Name justification:  The history of the name of the genus is not very clear, but...