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cockspur hawthorn

List of Canadian plants by genus C

Below is a list of Canadian plants by genus. Due to the vastness of Canada's biodiversity, this page is divided.

Many of the plants seen in Canada are introduced, either intentionally or accidentally. N indicated native and X indicated exotic. Those plants whose status is unknown are marked with a ?.

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I J K | L | M | N | O | P Q | R | S | T | U V W | X Y Z

Ca

  • Castanea — chestnuts
  • Castilleja — Indian paintbrushes
  • Catabrosa — brook grasses
  • Caulophyllum — cohoshes
    • Caulophyllum giganteum
    • Caulophyllum thalictroidesblue cohosh

    Ce

    Ch

    • Chaerophyllum — chervils
      • Chaerophyllum procumbens var. procumbensspreading chervil
      • Chaerophyllum procumbens var. shortii
    • Chamaedaphne — leatherleafs
      • Chamaedaphne calyculataleatherleaf, dwarf cassandra
    • Chamaesyce — spurges
      • Chamaesyce polygonifoliaseaside spurge, seaside sandmat, sea milk-purslane
      • Chamaesyce vermiculatawormseed spurge, wormseed sandmat, hairy spurge, hairy-stemmed milk-purslane
    • Chelone — turtleheads
    • Chenopodium — goosefeet
    • Chimaphila — pipsissewas
      • Chimaphila maculatastriped pipsissewa, striped wintergreen, spotted wintergreen, striped prince's pine Endangered
      • Chimaphila umbellatapipsissewa, prince's pine
    • Chrysanthemum — daisies
    • Chrysosplenium — saxifrages
      • Chrysosplenium americanumgolden saxifrage, American watermat, American golden saxifrage
      • Chrysosplenium tetrandrumalternate-leaf watermat, northern golden saxifrage, northern golden-carpet

    Ci

    Cl

    • Cladium — twigrushes
      • Cladium mariscoidestwigrush, smooth sawgrass
    • Claytonia — spring beauties
    • Clematis — virgin's-bowers
    • Clinopodium — dog mints
      • Clinopodium vulgaredog mint, wild basil, cushion calamint
    • Clintonia — blue-bead lilies
      • Clintonia borealisblue-bead lily, cornlily, poisonberry, yellow clintonia

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    References

    See: Flora of Canada#References

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