barberry family

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Noun1.barberry family - shrubs or herbsbarberry family - shrubs or herbs      
magnoliid dicot family - family of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
order Ranales, order Ranunculales, Ranales, Ranunculales - herbs, shrubs and trees: includes families Ranunculaceae; Annonaceae; Berberidaceae; Magnoliaceae; Menispermaceae; Myristicaceae; Nymphaeaceae; Lardizabalaceae; Lauraceae; Calycanthaceae; Ceratophyllaceae; Cercidiphyllaceae
Berberis, genus Berberis - large genus of shrubs of temperate zones of New and Old Worlds
Epimedium, genus Epimedium - herbaceous perennials of Mediterranean to India and eastern Asia
genus Mahonia, Mahonia - evergreen shrubs and small trees of North and Central America and Asia
genus Podophyllum, Podophyllum - perennial rhizomatous herbs
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It looks like a bushy bamboo but is related to berberis or the barberry family, who also do a zingy autumn colour range, notably B.
Plants in the barberry family, such as nandina and mahonia, come to mind, as do rhizomatous or bulbous perennials such as daylily and society garlic.
Nevin's barberry (Berberis nevinii), an evergreen shrub in the barberry family (Berberidaceae) and