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4-H Horticulture Judging Contest

Evelyn Neier
Assoc Extension Spec
Youth Gardening &
Plant Science
4-H Youth Development
K-State Research & Extension

785-410-3760
eneier@ksu.edu

Plant List

Common Name/Scientific NameSeedFoliage/Plant
African Violet [Saintpaulia ionntha]  
Ageratum   [Ageratum houstonianum]  
Almond    [Prunus amygdalus]  
Apple   [Malus domestica] X
Apricot   [Prunus armeniaca] X
Arborvitae [Thuja sp.]  
Ash [Fraximus sp.]  
Asparagus [Asparagus officinalis]  
Avocado [Persea americana]  
Azalea/Rhododendron [Rhododendron sp.]  
Banana [Musa x paridasiaca] X
Barberry [Berberis sp.]  
Basil [Occimum basilicum]  
Bean [Phaseolus sp.]  
Beet [Beta vulgaris]X 
Begonia [Begonia sp.]  
Black Walnut [Juglans nigra]  
Blackberry [Rubus hybrids] X
Blueberry [Vaccnium sp.]  
Brazil Nut [Bertholletia excelsa]  
Broccoli [Brassica oleracea]  
Cabbage [Brassica oleracea]  
Canna [Canna x generalis]  
Carrot [Daucus carota var. sativus]X 
Cauliflower [Brassica oleracea]  
Celosia [Celosia sp.]  
Cherry (tart) [Prunus cerasus, P. avium] X
Chrysanthemum [Chrysanthemum x morifolium]  
Coleus [Solenostemon scutellarioides]  
Corn [Zea mays]X 
Cotoneaster [Cotoneaster sp.]  
Cottonwood [Populus deltoides]  
Cucumber [Cucumis sativus]X 
Currant [Ribes sp.] X
Daylily [Hemerocallis sp.]  
Dieffenbachia [Dieffenbachia sp.]  
Eggplant [Solanum melongena var. esculentum]  
Elderberry [Sambucus canadensis] X
Elm [Ulmus sp.]  
English (Carpathian) Walnut [Juglans nigra]  
English Ivy [Hedera helix]  
Euonymus [Euonymus sp.]  
Ficus [Ficus sp.]  
Forsythia [Forsythia sp.]  
Garlic [Allium sativum]  
Geranium [Pelargonium sp.]  
Gladiolus [Gladiolus sp.]  
Gooseberry [Ribes sp.] X
Grape [Vitus vinifera] X
Hackberry [Celtis sp.]  
Hawthorn [Crataegus sp.]  
Honeylocust [Gleditsia sp.]  
Hosta [Hosta sp.]  
Impatiens [Impatiens walleriana, I. hawkeri]  
Iris [Iris sp.]  
Juniper [Juniperus sp.]  
Kiwi [Actinidia chinensis]  
Kohlrabi [Brassica oleracea]  
Lemon [Citrus limon]  
Lettuce [Lactua sativa]X 
Lilac [Syringa sp.]  
Lily, Easter, Asiatic, Oriental, etc. [Lilium sp.]  
Lime [Citrus sp.]  
Linden/Basswood [Tilia sp.]  
Mango [Mangifera indica]  
Maple [Acer sp.]  
Marigold [Tagetes erecta, T. patula]X 
Mulberry [Morus sp.] X
Muskmelon [Cucumis melo]X 
Oak [Quercus sp.]  
Okra [Hibiscus esculentus]  
Onion [Allium cepa]X 
Orange [Citrus sinensis]  
Osage Orange [Maclura pomifera]  
Pansy [Viola wittrockiana]  
Parsley [Petroselinum scripum]  
Peach [Prunus persica] X
Pear [Pyrus communis]  
Peas [Pisum sativum]X 
Pecan [Carya illinoiensis]  
Peony [Paeonia hybrids]  
Peperomia [Peperomia sp.]  
Pepper [Capsicum annuum]X 
Persimmon [Diospyros sp.]  
Petunia [Petunia x hybrida]  
Philodendron [Philodendron sp.]  
Pine [Pinus sp.]  
Pineapple [Ananas comosus]  
Plum (Euro or prune) [Prunus domestica, P. salicina]  
Pomegranate [Punica granatum]  
Potato (Irish) [Solanum tuberosum]  
Privet [Ligustrum sp.]  
Radish [Raphanus sativus]X 
Raspberry [Rubus sp.] X
Redbud [Cercis sp.]  
Rhubarb [Rheum rhabarbarum]  
Rose [Rosa sp.]  
Salvia [Salvia sp.]  
Sansevieria [Sansevieria sp.]  
Schefflera [Schefflera sp.]  
Snapdragon [Antirrhinum majus]  
Spinach [Spinacia oleracea]X 
Spirea [Spiraea sp.]  
Squash [Cucurbita sp.]X 
Strawberry [Fragraria x ananassa] X
Sunflower [Helianthus sp.]X 
Sweetgum [Liquidambar styraciflua]  
Sweetpotato [Ipomoea batata]  
Swiss Chard [Beta vulgaris]  
Sycamore/American Planetree [Platanus sp.]  
Tomato [Lycopersicon esculentum]X 
Tulip [Tulipa sp.]  
Turnip [Brassica rapa]  
Viburnum [Viburnum sp.]  
Vinca (Groundcover) [Vinca sp.]  
Watermelon [Citrullus lanatus]X 
Willow [Salix sp.]  
Yew [Taxus sp.]  
Zinnia [Zinnia sp.]X