Definition of Family crassulaceae

1. Noun. Succulent shrubs and herbs.

Exact synonyms: Crassulaceae, Stonecrop Family
Generic synonyms: Plant Family
Group relationships: Order Rosales, Rosales
Member holonyms: Crassula, Genus Crassula, Genus Sedum, Aeonium, Genus Aeonium

Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Crassulaceae

family Coregonidae
family Coreidae
family Corixidae
family Cornaceae
family Cortinariaceae
family Corvidae
family Corydalidae
family Corylaceae
family Corynebacteriaceae
family Coryphaenidae
family Cotingidae
family Cottidae
family Cracidae
family Cracticidae
family Crangonidae
family Cricetidae
family Crocodylidae
family Crotalidae
family Cruciferae
family Cryptobranchidae
family Cryptocercidae
family Cryptogrammataceae
family Ctenizidae
family Cuculidae
family Cucurbitaceae
family Culicidae
family Cunoniaceae
family Cupressaceae
family Curculionidae

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 ..."

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