family Cornaceae


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Related to family Cornaceae: Nyssaceae, Fagaceae, Elaeagnaceae, Cornales
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Noun1.family Cornaceae - a rosid dicot family of the order Umbellales including: genera Aucuba, Cornus, Corokia, Curtisia, Griselinia, Helwingia
rosid dicot family - a family of dicotyledonous plants
order Umbellales, Umbellales - plants having umbels or corymbs of uniovulate flowers; includes the Umbelliferae (chiefly herbs) and Cornaceae (chiefly trees or shrubs)
Aucuba, genus Aucuba - hardy evergreen dioecious shrubs and small trees from Japan
Cornus, genus Cornus - a rosid dicot genus of the family Cornaceae including: dogwood; cornel: perennial chiefly deciduous shrubs or small trees of temperate regions of northern hemisphere
Corokia, genus Corokia - evergreen shrubs with intricately twisted wiry stems that in summer are smothered in small yellow flowers; grows in New Zealand
Curtisia, genus Curtisia - a large evergreen tree of South Africa
genus Griselinia, Griselinia - evergreen shrubs of New Zealand and South America
genus Helwingia, Helwingia - deciduous dioecious shrubs native to woodland thickets in low mountains in Japan
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This tenth volume in the series lists the morphology, ecology, and chorology of feral species and subspecies of 31 families of flowering plants in Siberia, from the family Geraniaceae to the family Cornaceae, arranged according to the Engler system.
Nyssa sylvatica and Nyssa aquatica of the Family Cornaceae,