peony family


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Related to peony family: Paeonia, paeony, Peonia
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Noun1.peony family - perennial rhizomatous herbs and shrubs; of temperate Europe and North America
magnoliid dicot family - family of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
order Ranales, order Ranunculales, Ranales, Ranunculales - herbs, shrubs and trees: includes families Ranunculaceae; Annonaceae; Berberidaceae; Magnoliaceae; Menispermaceae; Myristicaceae; Nymphaeaceae; Lardizabalaceae; Lauraceae; Calycanthaceae; Ceratophyllaceae; Cercidiphyllaceae
genus Paeonia, Paeonia - peonies: herbaceous or shrubby plants having showy flowers