Vascular Plants

Includes all flowering plants, conifers, ferns and fern-allies.

158 families
1,009 genera
3,652 species
929 subspecies and varieties
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Index to groups & families:
Ferns and Lycophytes: A, B, C, D, E, H, I, L, M, O, P, S, T, W
Gymnosperms: C, P, T
Dicots: A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, J, L, M, N, O, P, R, S, T, U, V, Z
Monocots: A, B, C, H, I, J, L, M, O, P, R, S, T, Z,
Ferns and Lycophytes:
Aspleniaceae – Spleenwort Family (4)
Athyriaceae – Lady Fern Family (2)
Blechnaceae – Chain Fern Family, Deer Fern Family (2)
Cystopteridaceae – Fragile Fern Family (4)
Dennstaedtiaceae – Bracken Fern Family (1)
Dryopteridaceae – Wood Fern Family (18)
Equisetaceae – Horsetail Family (15)
Hymenophyllaceae – Filmy fern family (1)
Isoetaceae – Quillwort Family (8)
Lycopodiaceae – Club-Moss Family (12)
Marsileaceae – Pepperwort Family, Water-Clover Family (4)
Ophioglossaceae – Adder's-Tongue Family (19)
Osmundaceae – (1)
Polypodiaceae – Polypody Fern Family (4)
Pteridaceae – Maidenhair Fern Family (13)
Salviniaceae – Floating-Fern Family, Mosquito Fern Family (2)
Selaginellaceae – Spike-Moss Family (4)
Thelypteridaceae – Maiden Fern Family (3)
Woodsiaceae – Cliff Fern Family (3)
Gymnosperms:
Cupressaceae – Cypress Family (9)
Pinaceae – Pine Family (23)
Taxaceae – Yew Family (2)
Dicots:
Adoxaceae – Muskroot Family (10)
Amaranthaceae – Amaranth Family, Goosefoot Family (76)
Anacardiaceae – Sumac Family (4)
Apiaceae – Carrot Family (99)
Apocynaceae – Dogbane Family, Milkweed Family (9)
Aquifoliaceae – Holly Family (1)
Araliaceae – Ginseng Family (6)
Aristolochiaceae – Birthwort Family (1)
Asteraceae – Aster Family (473)
Balsaminaceae – Touch-Me-Not Family (8)
Berberidaceae – Barberry Family (10)
Betulaceae – Birch Family (16)
Bignoniaceae – Trumpet Creeper Family (2)
Boraginaceae – Borage Family (86)
Brassicaceae – Mustard Family (179)
Cabombaceae – Watershield Family (2)
Cactaceae – Cactus Family (3)
Calycanthaceae – Sweetshrub Family (0)
Campanulaceae – Bellflower Family (23)
Cannabaceae – Hemp Family (4)
Caprifoliaceae – Honeysuckle Family (19)
Caryophyllaceae – Pink Family (107)
Celastraceae – Bittersweet Family, Grass of Parnassus Family (9)
Ceratophyllaceae – Hornwort Family (2)
Cleomaceae – Spiderflower Family (3)
Convolvulaceae – Dodder Family, Morning-Glory Family (16)
Cornaceae – Dogwood Family (5)
Crassulaceae – Stonecrop Family (16)
Crossosomataceae – Rockflower Family (1)
Cucurbitaceae – Cucumber Family (5)
Dipsacaceae – Teasel Family (2)
Droseraceae – Sundew Family (4)
Ehretiaceae – Ehretia Family (1)
Elaeagnaceae – Oleaster Family (4)
Elatinaceae – Waterwort Family (3)
Ericaceae – Crowberry Family, Heath Family, Indian-Pipe Family, Wintergreen Family (63)
Euphorbiaceae – Spurge Family (20)
Fabaceae – Pea Family (220)
Fagaceae – Beech Family (6)
Garryaceae – Silktassel Family (2)
Gentianaceae – Gentian Family (16)
Geraniaceae – Geranium Family (19)
Grossulariaceae – Currant Family (23)
Haloragaceae – Water Milfoil Family (10)
Heliotropiaceae – Heliotrope Family (1)
Hydrangeaceae – Hydrangea Family (2)
Hydrophyllaceae – Waterleaf Family (34)
Hypericaceae – St. John's Wort Family (13)
Juglandaceae – Walnut Family (4)
Lamiaceae – Mint Family (67)
Lauraceae – Laurel Family (1)
Lentibulariaceae – Bladderwort Family (7)
Limnanthaceae – Meadowfoam Family (4)
Linaceae – Flax Family (4)
Linderniaceae – False Pimpernel Family (1)
Linnaeaceae – Twin Flower Family (1)
Loasaceae – Blazingstar Family (5)
Lythraceae – Loosestrife Family (6)
Malvaceae – Mallow Family (25)
Martyniaceae – (0)
Mazaceae – Mazus Family (1)
Menyanthaceae – Buck-Bean Family (3)
Molluginaceae – Carpetweed Family (1)
Montiaceae – Miner's Lettuce Family (34)
Moraceae – Mulberry Family (2)
Myricaceae – Bayberry Family (2)
Namaceae – Nama Family (1)
Nitrariaceae – Harmal Family (1)
Nyctaginaceae – Four-O'clock Family (4)
Nymphaeaceae – Water-Lily Family (3)
Oleaceae – Olive Family (8)
Onagraceae – Evening-Primrose Family (68)
Orobanchaceae – Broom-Rape Family (61)
Oxalidaceae – Wood-Sorrel Family (7)
Paeoniaceae – Peony Family (1)
Papaveraceae – Fumitory Family, Poppy Family (18)
Paulowniaceae – Princess Tree Family (1)
Penthoraceae – Penthorum Family (1)
Phrymaceae – Lopseed Family (28)
Phytolaccaceae – Pokeweed Family (1)
Plantaginaceae – Mare's-Tail Family, Plantain Family, Water-Starwort Family (111)
Platanaceae – Plane-Tree Family, Sycamore Family (0)
Plumbaginaceae – Leadwort Family, Plumbago Family (4)
Polemoniaceae – Phlox Family (57)
Polygalaceae – Milkwort Family (1)
Polygonaceae – Buckwheat Family (96)
Portulacaceae – Purslane Family (1)
Primulaceae – Joewood Family, Myrsine Family, Primrose Family (28)
Ranunculaceae – Buttercup Family (107)
Resedaceae – Mignonette Family (2)
Rhamnaceae – Buckthorn Family (9)
Rosaceae – Rose Family (202)
Rubiaceae – Madder Family (18)
Salicaceae – Willow Family (45)
Santalaceae – Bastard Toadflax Family, Mistletoe Family, Sandalwood Family (10)
Sapindaceae – Horse Chestnut Family, Maple Family, Soapberry Family (9)
Sarcobataceae – Greasewood Family (1)
Sarraceniaceae – Pitcherplant Family (4)
Saxifragaceae – Saxifrage Family (61)
Scrophulariaceae – Butterfly-Bush Family, Figwort Family (13)
Simaroubaceae – Quassia-Wood Family (1)
Solanaceae – Potato Family (27)
Tamaricaceae – Tamarisk Family (2)
Thymelaeaceae – Mezereum Family (3)
Ulmaceae – Elm Family (4)
Urticaceae – Nettle Family (7)
Valerianaceae – Valerian Family (15)
Verbenaceae – Verbena Family (6)
Violaceae – Violet Family (26)
Vitaceae – Grape Family (3)
Zygophyllaceae – Creosote-Bush Family (2)
Monocots:
Acoraceae – Sweet Flag Family (2)
Alismataceae – Water-Plantain Family (10)
Alstroemeriaceae – Peruvian Lily Family (0)
Amaryllidaceae – AMaryllis Family (32)
Araceae – Arum Family, Duckweed Family (13)
Asparagaceae – Asparagus Family (25)
Asphodelaceae – Grasstree Family (2)
Butomaceae – Flowering Rush Family (1)
Colchicaceae – (1)
Commelinaceae – Spiderwort Family (2)
Cyperaceae – Sedge Family (210)
Hydrocharitaceae – Frogbit Family, Naiad Family, or Water-nymph Family, Tapegrass Family, Waterweed Family (10)
Iridaceae – Iris Family (22)
Juncaceae – Rush Family (71)
Juncaginaceae – Arrow-grass Family (5)
Liliaceae – Lily Family (31)
Melanthiaceae – False-Hellebore Family (13)
Orchidaceae – Orchid Family (42)
Poaceae – Grass Family (363)
Pontederiaceae – Pickerelweed Family (3)
Potamogetonaceae – Horned-Pondweed Family, Pondweed Family (23)
Ruppiaceae – Ditch-Grass Family (1)
Scheuchzeriaceae – Rannoch-rush Family, Scheuchzeria Family (1)
Smilacaceae – (1)
Tofieldiaceae – False-Asphodel Family (1)
Typhaceae – Burr-Reed Family, Cat-Tail Family (9)
Zosteraceae – Eel-Grass Family (5)