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Related to Punicaceae: Punica protopunica
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Noun1.Punicaceae - one species: pomegranates
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 Punica, Punica - coextensive with the family Punicaceae
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family - Punicaceae, PG) is native to Iran, Afghanistan, Baluchistan, Mediterranean regions, and Himalayas in Northern India.
It belongs to the family Punicaceae, sub-class, Rosidae believed to be native of the region between Iran and Northern India.
Botanical name Scientific name Family name 034-052 Pomegranate Punica granatum Punicaceae 015-042 Brich Betula schmidtii Betulaceae 019-076 Ginkgo Ginkgo biloba Ginkgoaceae 001-053 Camellia Camellia japonica Theaceae 026-020 Tricuspid cudrania Cudrania tricuspidata Moraceae Stock No.
The pomegranate, Punica granatum, an ancient, mystical, and highly distinctive fruit, is the predominant member of Punicaceae family.
Duabangaceae, Punicaceae, Sonneratiaceae, and Trapaceae (Graham et al.
Punicaceae plant, Punica granatum Linn (Pomegranate in English), is widely distributed in the Middel Eastern countries, including Iran, extending throughout the Mediterranean region (1).
It belongs to genera Punica and family Punicaceae (Chatterjee and Randhawa, 1952; Joshi, 1956).