Kinds of Monocotyledoneae

North American Monocots
not yet including Mexico

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Scientific name -- Other names
Monocotyledoneae -- Monocots; Monocotyledonae
Alismataceae -- Water plantains
Amaryllidaceae -- Balanophora
Aponogetonaceae -- Cape-pondweeds
Araceae -- Arums
Arecaceae -- Palms
Bromeliaceae -- Bromeliads
Burmanniaceae -- Burmannias
Butomaceae -- Flowering rushes
Cannaceae -- Cannas
Commelinaceae -- Spiderworts
Cyperaceae -- Sedges
Dioscoreaceae -- Yams
Eriocaulaceae -- Pipeworts
Flagellariaceae -- Flagellarium
Haemodoraceae -- Kangaroo paws
Hydrocharitaceae -- Tape-grasses
Iridaceae -- Irises
Juncaceae -- Rushes
Juncaginaceae -- Arrow-grasses
Lemnaceae -- Duckweeds
Liliaceae -- Lily; Century plants
Marantaceae -- Prayer-plants
Mayacaceae -- Mayacas
Musaceae -- Bananas
Najadaceae -- Water nymphs
Orchidaceae -- Orchids
Pandanaceae -- Screw pines
Poaceae -- Grasses
Pontederiaceae -- Water-hyacinths
Potamogetonaceae -- Pondweeds
Sparganiaceae -- Bur-reeds
Stemonaceae -- Stemonas
Strelitziaceae -- Birds-of-Paradise
Typhaceae -- Cat-tails
Xyridaceae -- Yellow-eyed Grasses
Zingiberaceae -- Gingers

Updated: 2013-05-22 22:09:50

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