family Polygonaceae


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Related to family Polygonaceae: buckwheat family, Knotweed Family
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Noun1.family Polygonaceae - a family of plants of order Polygonales chiefly of the north temperate zonefamily Polygonaceae - 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
References in periodicals archive ?
Common Buckwheat Fagopyrum esculentum (Moench) is broad-leafed herbaceous annual herb belongs to family Polygonaceae (Campbell, 1997).
The specie of the family Polygonaceae, Triplaris gardneriana Weed is a tree commonly found in Pantanal, Center-West of Brazil, subject to regular and intense flooding, and which remains partially submerged most of the year (Damasceno-Junior, Semir, Santos, & Leitao-Filho, 2005).
Japanese knotweed is one of about 1,000 species in the family Polygonaceae.