NCBG North Carolina Botanical Garden

Plant Families

or or Show All Families


Family SN: Aizoaceae
Family CN: Fig-marigold Family
Family Parent: [in CARYOPHYLLALES]
Summary: A family of about 128 genera and about 1850-2500 species, mostly succulent herbs and subshrubs, of tropical and subtropical regions, especially in s. Africa and Australia.
Reference: Boetsch (2002); Vivrette, Bleck, & Ferren in FNA (2003b); Hartmann in Kubitzki, Rohwer, & Bittrich (1993). [also see MOLLUGINACEAE]
Publish: 1
Go back