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Ericales

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Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum/Division:Magnoliophyta
Class:Eudicots
Order:Ericales

Description

The Ericales are a large, widespread and diverse order of dicotyledons that includes herbs, shrubs, climber and trees. Many of the 8000-over species have 5-petalled flowers.

A family of flowering shrubs or trees, often with blackish bark. The leaves are simple, alternate and arranged in horizo…
Myrsinaceae is a rather large family consisting of 35 genera and about 1000 species. They are mainly tropical and found …
This family has been separated from the family Theaceae.
A family of shrubs and trees, with white, milky sap. The bark is usually reddish brown with shallow fissures, and someti…
   
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