Polygonaceae


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Related to Polygonaceae: ocrea, Caryophyllaceae, eriogonum
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Noun1.Polygonaceae - a family of plants of order Polygonales chiefly of the north temperate zonePolygonaceae - a family of plants of order Polygonales chiefly of the north temperate zone; includes the buckwheats
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
order Polygonales, Polygonales - coextensive with the family Polygonaceae,
genus Polygonum, Polygonum - diverse genus of herbs or woody subshrubs of north temperate regions
Fagopyrum, genus Fagopyrum - buckwheat; in some classifications included in the genus Polygonum
genus Eriogonum - North American herbs of the buckwheat family
genus Rheum, Rheum - rhubarb
genus Rumex, Rumex - docks: coarse herbs and shrubs mainly native to north temperate regions
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Polygonaceae plants are used as laxative, nettle antidote, astringent and stimulant in the management of abnormalities like sores, hurts, cancer and tumors, etc.
Listado de especies de arboles muestreados para el metodo destructivo Nombre cientifico Nombre comun Familia Bunchosias swartziana Griseb Sipche' Malpighiaceae Bursera simaruba (L) Sarg Chakaj Burseraceae Caesalpinia gaumeri (Britton & Kitinche' Fabaceae Rose) Greem Coccoloba diversifolia Jacq Boobch'iich' Polygonaceae Coccoloba spicata Lundell Boob Polygonaceae Cochlospermun vitifolium Chu' um Bixaceae (Willd) Spreng Exostema caribaeum (Jacq.
Habitat: A perennial member of the Polygonaceae family growing in rich moist soils in most temperate climates, it has a thick, multi-branched rhizome with long, stemmed leaves which are broad and deeply veined and reddish in appearance with multi-branched stems containing cluster of dull white flowers.
Ao Renato Aquino Zachia, Maria de Fatima Freitas, Efigenia de Melo, Jose Rubens Pirani e Marcos Eduardo Guerra Sobral pela identificacao de especies de Annonaceae, Primulaceae, Polygonaceae, Rutaceae e Ebenaceae e Myrtaceae, respectivamente; ao Walter Hammes, pela concessao do acesso a area de estudo; e a SED-SC--Art.
Las familias con mayor numero de especies, fueron Asteraceae (4) y Polygonaceae (3).
1,0 Olacaceae Ximenia americana Poaceae Poaceae 4,4 Polygonaceae Ruprechtia apetala Rhamnaceae Colletia spinosissima Condalia microphylla 6,0 Sarcomphalus mistol Sapindaceae Urvillea chacoensis Simaroubaceae Castela coccinea Solanaceae Lycium ciliatum Verbenaceae Aloysia gratissima 1,7 8,0 Lippia sp.
Estrato dominante arbustivo; Asteraceae, Boraginaceae e islas de Polygonaceae de 2-3 m de altura y arbolitos esporadicos de 7-8 m de altura (Polygonaceae).
The families most commonly observed at the site were: Annonaceae, Apiaceae, Araliaceae, Asteraceae, Arecaceae, Blechnaceae, Cyperaceae, Ephedraceae, Eriocaulaceae, Lauraceae, Malvaceae, Melastomataceae, Fabaceae, Moraceae, Myrsinaceae, Myrtaceae, Onagraceae, Orchidaceae, Phytolaccaceae, Poaceae, Polygonaceae, Pontederiaceae, Rubiaceae, Typhaceae, and Verbenaceae.
The twelve families (based upon the APG-III classification) having the highest number of species are Asteraceae (50 species), Poaceae (41), Brassicaceae (16), Cyperaceae (13), Fabaceae (13), Lamiaceae (13), Polygonaceae (12), Apiaceae (10), Caryophyllaceae (8), Plantaginaceae (8), Ranunculaceae (8), and Rosaceae (7).
B, H, L, S [Purpletop] Polygonaceae Polygonum hydropiperoides Michx.