Electronic Field Guide to Native Ornamental Plants of Monteverde, Costa Rica
Scientific nameFamily
Adiantum concinnum PTERIDACEAE
Adiantum trapeziforme PTERIDACEAE
Ageratum species ASTERACEAE
Anthurium microspadix ARACEAE
Anthurium ramonense ARACEAE
Anthurium salvinii ARACEAE
Anthurium testaceum ARACEAE
Anthurium tilaranense ARACEAE
Arthrostemma ciliatum MELASTOMATACEAE
Asclepias curassavica APOCYNACEAE
Begonia involucrata BEGONIACEAE
Begonia plebeja BEGONIACEAE
Blechnum occidentale BLECHNACEAE fern
Bocconia frutescens PAPAVERACEAE
Browallia americana SOLANACEAE
Calathea crotalifera MARANTACEAE
Canna tuerckheimii CANNACEAE
Cavendishia capitulata ERICACEAE
Cecropia obtusifolia CECROPIACEAE
Chamaedorea costaricana ARECACEAE
Clusia stenophylla CLUSIACEAE
Columnea species GESNERIACEAE
Costus species COSTACEAE
Cuphea appendiculata LYTHRACEAE
Dieffenbachia oerstedii ARACEAE
Dyssodia montana ASTERACEAE
Echeveria australis CRASSULACEAE
Epidendrum radicans ORCHIDACEAE
Erythrina lanceolata FABACEAE/PAP
Ficus pertusa MORACEAE
Furcraea cabuya AGAVACEAE
Gonocalyx costaricensis ERICACEAE
Gonolobus edulis APOCYNACEAE
Habenaria monorrhiza ORCHIDACEAE
Hamelia patens RUBIACEAE
Heliconia tortuosa HELICONIACEAE
Ipomoea batatoides CONVOLVULACEAE
Justicia arborescens ACANTHACEAE
Justicia aurea ACANTHACEAE
Justicia oerstedii ACANTHACEAE
Koellikeria erinoides GESNERIACEAE
Kohleria spicata GESNERIACEAE
Lantana camara VERBENACEAE
Lantana velutina VERBENACEAE
Lobelia laxiflora CAMPANULACEAE
Macleania insignis ERICACEAE
Malvaviscus arboreus MALVACEAE
Malvaviscus palmanus MALVACEAE
Monstera species ARACEAE
Mucuna sp. FABACEAE/PAP
Notopleura uliginosa RUBIACEAE
Ocotea tenera LAURACEAE
Paspalum saccharoides POACEAE
Passiflora coriacea PASSIFLORACEAE
Peperomia maculosa PIPERACEAE
Philodendron species ARACEAE
Phytolacca rivinoides PHYTOLACCACEAE
Piper amalago PIPERACEAE
Piper auritum PIPERACEAE
Piper dotanum PIPERACEAE
Piper lanceifolium PIPERACEAE
Piper umbellatum PIPERACEAE
Pseudogynoxys chenopodioides ASTERACEAE
Psychotria monteverdensis RUBIACEAE
Renealmia cernua ZINGIBERACEAE
Rhipidocladum pittieri POACEAE
Rivina humilis PHYTOLACCACEAE
Rondeletia amoena RUBIACEAE
Russelia sarmentosa SCROPHULARIACEAE
Salvia colonica LAMIACEAE
Salvia costaricensis LAMIACEAE
Salvia pteroura LAMIACEAE
Selenicereus wercklei CACTACEAE
Sinclairia polyantha ASTERACEAE
Solanum chrysotrichum SOLANACEAE
Solanum umbellatum SOLANACEAE
Solanum wendlandii SOLANACEAE
Stachytarpheta frantzii VERBENACEAE
Syngonium species ARACEAE
Tinantia standleyi COMMELINACEAE
Uncinia hamata CYPERACEAE
Xanthosoma undipes ARACEAE
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