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The Poaceae or Gramineae are the large and nearly ubiquitous family of monocotyledonous flowering plants known as grasses. The Poaceae include the cereal ...

Poaceae | plant family | Britannica.com


Poaceae, formerly called Gramineae, grass family of monocotyledonous flowering plants, a division of the order Poales. The Poaceae are the world's single ...

Poaceae - Classification | USDA PLANTS


About the Classification Download. Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Family Poaceae. Click on names to expand them, and on P for PLANTS profiles.

Poaceae: Grass Family. Identify grasses and grass flowers.


Identify plants and flowers of the Grass family (Poaceae) with these wildflower identification tools and a photo gallery with plants grouped according to families.

Oct 3, 2014 ... The Poaceae (also called Gramineae or true grasses) are a large and nearly ubiquitous family of monocotyledonous flowering plants.

True Grasses - Poaceae - Details - Encyclopedia of Life


Descriptions and articles about the True Grasses, scientifically known as Poaceae in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; Brief Summary; Comprehensiv ...

Poaceae (Gramineae) - Encyclopedia of Life Sciences


The grass family (Poaceae or Gramineae) is the fourth largest flowering plant family and contains approximately 11 000 species in nearly 800 genera worldwide.

Poaceae - the grasses


Poaceae - the grasses. • the second large independent shift to reduced flowers and spikelets for wind pollination. • 4th largest family - 620 genera, 10,000 ...

Poaceae species list, Grass of Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden


Poaceae have hollow stems called culms, which are plugged (solid) at intervals called nodes, the points along the culm at which leaves arise. Grass leaves are ...

Angiosperm families - Gramineae Juss.


Alternatively Poaceae Barnhart (nom. altern.). Including Agrostidaceae Burnett, Andropogonaceae (J. Presl) Herter, Anomochloaceae Nak., Arundinaceae (Dum  ...

Poaceae | Define Poaceae at Dictionary.com
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Poaceae (Gramineae) - Flowering Plant Families, UH Botany


The Poaceae are mostly herbs comprising one of the largest families of flowering plants with about 500 genera and 8,000 species. The stems are round and ...

Poaceae — The Plant List


Poaceae. The family Poaceae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants). Statistics are at the bottom of the page.

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Poaceae (Gramineae) - the Grass Family. Diversity: often tufted (caespitose) perennial herbs, also many annuals, rhizomatous or stoloniferous perennials and  ...