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Plants in their proper places - Royal Horticultural Society

12 Plants in their proper places

Family Zingiberaceae (Cautleya, Hedychium,

Roscoea)

Family Cannaceae (Canna)

Eudicots

Superorder Ceratophyllanae

Order Ceratophyllales

Family Ceratophyllaceae (Ceratophyllum)

Superorder Ranunculanae

Order Ranunculales

Family Eupteleaceae (Euptelea)

Family Lardizabalaceae (Akebia, Decaisnea,

Holboellia)

Family Menispermaceae (Menispermum)

Family Berberidaceae (Berberis, Nandina,

Podophyllum, Epimedium)

Family Ranunculaceae (Clematis, Anemone,

Adonis, Delphinium, Aquilegia, Helleborus,

Glaucidium)

Family Papaveraceae (Papaver, Corydalis,

Romneya, Macleaya, Meconopsis, Dicentra)

Unplaced Order Sabiales 4

Family Sabiaceae (Meliosma)

Superorder Proteanae

Order Proteales

Family Proteaceae (Protea, Banksia, Grevillea,

Hakea, Telopea, Embothrium)

Family Platanaceae (Platanus)

Unplaced Order Trochodendrales 4

Family Trochodendraceae (Trochodendron,

Tetracentron)

Superorder Buxanae

Order Buxales

Family Buxaceae (Buxus, Sarcococca, Pachysandra)

Core Eudicots

Superorder Myrothamnanae

Order Gunnerales

Family Gunneraceae (Gunnera)

Superorder Berberidopsidanae

Order Berberidopsidales

Family Berberidopsidaceae (Berberidopsis,

Aextoxicon)

Unplaced order Dilleniales 5

Family Dilleniaceae (Hibbertia)

4 The position of these two orders with respect to the

Proteanae and Buxanae is still unresolved and hence they

are treated as “unplaced”

5 Order Dilleniales not recognised in APG III; the family is

left as “unplaced”

Superorder Caryophyllanae

Order Caryophyllales

Family Nepenthaceae (Nepenthes)

Family Droseraceae (Dionaea, Drosera)

Family Tamaricaceae (Tamarix)

Family Frankeniaceae (Frankenia)

Family Plumbaginaceae (Plumbago,

Ceratostigma, Armeria, Limonium)

Family Polygonaceae (Polygonum, Persicaria,

Rheum)

Family Caryophyllaceae (Dianthus, Lychnis,

Gypsophila)

Family Amaranthaceae (Amaranthus, Beta,

Chenopodium)

Family Portulacaceae (Portulaca, Lewisia,

Calandrinia)

Family Cactaceae (Opuntia, Cereus)

Family Aizoaceae (Carpobrotus, Delosperma,

Ruschia)

Family Phytolaccaceae (Phytolacca, Ercilla)

Family Nyctaginaceae (Mirabilis)

Superorder Santalanae

Order Santalales

Family Loranthaceae (Viscum)

Order Saxifragales 6

Family Cercidophyllaceae (Cercidophyllum)

Family Crassulaceae (Crassula, Kalanchoe,

Sedum, Sempervivum, Echeveria)

Family Daphniphyllaceae (Daphniphyllum)

Family Grossulariaceae (Ribes)

Family Haloragaceae (Haloragis)

Family Hamamelidaceae (Hamamelis, Parrotia,

Corylopsis, Liquidambar 7 )

Family Iteaceae (Itea)

Family Paeoniaceae (Paeonia)

Family Saxifragaceae (Saxifraga, Astilbe, Bergenia,

Darmera, Heuchera, Rodgersia, Tiarella)

Superorder Rosanae

Order Vitales

Family Vitaceae (Vitis, Parthenocissus)

Order Crossosomatales

Family Staphyleaceae (Staphylaea)

Family Stachyuraceae (Stachyurus)

Order Geraniales 8

Family Melianthaceae (Melianthus,

Greyia)

Family Francoaceae 9 (Francoa)

Family Geraniaceae (Geranium, Pelargonium,

Erodium)

Order Myrtales 8

6 Treated as “unplaced” in APG III, i.e. not assigned to a

Superorder

7 Recognised in APG III in the separate family Altingiaceae

8 APG III has these orders in the Malvids – Eurosids II

9 Included in Melianthaceae in APG III

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