family Plumbaginaceae


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Noun1.family Plumbaginaceae - perennial herbs and shrubs and lianas; cosmopolitan especially in saltwater areas
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
order Primulales, Primulales - Primulaceae; Theophrastaceae; Myrsinaceae; and (in some classifications) Plumbaginaceae
genus Plumbago - shrubs and herbs and woody vines of warm regions: leadwort
Armeria, genus Armeria - shrubby or herbaceous low-growing evergreen perennials
genus Limonium, Limonium - sea lavender
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Limonium (Sea Lavender) commonly known as statice belongs to the family Plumbaginaceae (Leadwort) comprises 120 to 150 species of herbs and shrubs, found in different climatic regions from arctic to tropical, particularly with salt rich steppes, marshy places and sea coasts.