Surnames Categorized "flora"

This is a list of surnames in which the categories include flora.
usage
Albero Italian
From Italian albero meaning "tree", ultimately from Latin arbor, referring to someone who lived in the woods or worked as a woodcutter.
Bellerose French
Means "beautiful rose" in French.
Blom Swedish
Means "bloom, flower" in Swedish.
Blum German, Jewish
Means "flower" in German and Yiddish.
Blumenthal German, Jewish
Derived from German Blumen "flowers" and Thal "valley".
Bolkvadze Georgian
From Georgian ბოლქვი (bolkvi) meaning "tuber, bulb".
Delaney 1 English
Derived from Norman French de l'aunaie meaning "from the alder grove".
Desrosiers French
Means "from the rose bushes", from French rosier "rose bush". It probably referred to a person who lived close to, or cared for a rose garden.
Fairburn English
From a place name meaning "fern stream", from Old English fearn "fern" and burna "stream".
Fiala Czech
Means "violet" in Czech, referring to the flower. It may have originally referred to a person who lived near a sign bearing violets, or it may have been given to a person who lived in a place where violets grew.
Flores Spanish
Means "son of Floro" in Spanish.
Forst German
Derived from Old High German forst "forest". Probably unrelated to the Old French word forest, which was derived from Latin, Old High German forst was derived from foraha meaning "fir tree".
Fujiwara Japanese
From Japanese (fuji) meaning "wisteria" and (wara) meaning "field, plain".
Garofalo Italian
From a nickname, from a southern variant of the Italian word garofano meaning "carnation".
Greenwood English
Topographic name for someone who lived in or near a lush forest, from Old English grene "green" and wudu "wood".
Grünewald German
Means "green forest" from German grün "green" and Wald "forest".
Haywood English
From various place names meaning "fenced wood" in Old English.
Hoshino Japanese
From Japanese (hoshi) meaning "star" and (no) meaning "field, wilderness".
Keith Scottish
From a place name that is probably derived from the Brythonic element cet meaning "wood". This was the surname of a long line of Scottish nobles.
Kohl German
Derived from Middle High German kol "cabbage".
Layton English
Derived from the name of English towns, meaning "town with a leek garden" in Old English.
Lehtonen Finnish
Derived from Finnish lehto meaning "grove, small forest".
Lind Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Derived from Old Norse lind meaning "linden tree".
Linden German
Derived from Old High German linta meaning "linden tree".
Lindholm Swedish
From Swedish lind meaning "linden tree" and holme (Old Norse holmr) meaning "small island".
Linton English
Originally from place names meaning either "flax town" or "linden tree town" in Old English.
Lyndon English
Originally from a place name meaning "linden tree hill" in Old English.
Madeira Portuguese
Occupational name for a carpenter, from Portuguese madeira "wood".
Ortega Spanish
From a Spanish place name (belonging to various villages) derived from ortiga "nettle".
Roosa Dutch
From Dutch roos meaning "rose".
Rosa Italian, Catalan
Italian and Catalan form of Rose 1.
Rosales Spanish
Means "rose bushes" in Spanish.
Rose 1 English, French, German, Jewish
Means "rose" from Middle English, Old French and Middle High German rose, all from Latin rosa. All denote a person of a rosy complexion or a person who lived in an area abundant with roses. As a Jewish surname it is ornamental, from Yiddish רויז (roiz).
Rosenberg German, Swedish, Jewish
Means "rose mountain" in German and Swedish. As a Swedish and Jewish name it is ornamental.
Rowntree English
Originally given to a person who lived near a rowan tree or mountain ash.
Růžička Czech
Means "little rose" in Czech.
Sandoval Spanish
Derived from the name of a town in Spain, ultimately from Latin saltus "forest, glade" and novalis "unploughed land".
Tachibana Japanese
From Japanese (tachibana) meaning "orange, tangerine".
Tamboli Indian, Marathi
From the Sanskrit word ताम्बूल (tambula) meaning "betel leaves". These leaves are used in rituals and worship, and the name was originally given to a person who grew or sold them.
Thorn English, Danish
Originally applied to a person who lived in or near a thorn bush.
Thorne English
Variant of Thorn.
Timberlake English
From an English place name, derived from Old English timber "timber, wood" and lacu "lake, pool, stream".
Waldvogel Jewish
Ornamental name derived from German Wald meaning "forest" and Vogel meaning "bird".
Wang 3 German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
From Old High German wang or Old Norse vangr meaning "grassy slope, meadow".
Wilton English
From any of the English towns named Wilton.
Woodward English
Occupational name for a forester, meaning "ward of the wood" in Old English.