order Musales


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Noun1.order Musales - tropical plants
plant order - the order of plants
Commelinidae, subclass Commelinidae - one of four subclasses or superorders of Monocotyledones; comprises about 19,000 species in 25 families of mostly terrestrial herbs especially of moist places including: Cyperaceae; Gramineae; Bromeliaceae; and Zingiberaceae
Cannaceae, family Cannaceae - coextensive with the genus Canna
arrowroot family, family Marantaceae, Marantaceae - tropical perennial herbs with usually starchy rhizomes
banana family, family Musaceae, Musaceae - treelike tropical Asian herbs
family Strelitziaceae, strelitzia family, Strelitziaceae - woody plants with erect stems of tropical South America and South Africa and Madagascar; in some classifications included in the family Musaceae
family Zingiberaceae, ginger family, Zingiberaceae - a family of tropical monocotyledonous plants of order Musales