family Lythraceae


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Related to family Lythraceae: Myrtales, Melastomataceae
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Noun1.family Lythraceae - herbs and shrubs and small trees with pink or purple flowers
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Myrtales, order Myrtales, order Thymelaeales, Thymelaeales - Myrtaceae; Combretaceae; Elaeagnaceae; Haloragidaceae; Melastomaceae; Lecythidaceae; Lythraceae; Rhizophoraceae; Onagraceae; Lecythidaceae; Punicaceae
genus Lythrum, Lythrum - loosestrife
genus Lagerstroemia, Lagerstroemia - shrubs or small trees of tropical Asia and Africa usually with showy white, pink, or purplish flowers
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which belongs to subfamily Duabangoideae, family Lythraceae is a member of a tropical African and Southeast Asian tree (Graham et al.
Lagerstroemia indica(Crape myrtle, Crepe myrtle) is a species in the genus Lagerstroemia in the family Lythraceae.