Definition of Family crassulaceae
1. Noun. Succulent shrubs and herbs.
Generic synonyms: Plant Family
Group relationships: Order Rosales, Rosales
Member holonyms: Crassula, Genus Crassula, Genus Sedum, Aeonium, Genus Aeonium
Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Crassulaceae
Literary usage of Family crassulaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Plant Materials of Decorative Gardening: The Woody Plants by William Trelease (1917)
"... Family CRASSULACEAE. Stonecrop Family. A rather small family of succulent herbs, some in rockeries. SEDUM. Stonecrop. Perennial herbs with simple fleshy ..."
2. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1901)
"family crassulaceae. Orpine Family. This interesting group of plants, of wide geographic distribution, comprises about 15 ..."