Plant Families: Letter J

  • Juglandaceae - Walnut Family

    Juglandaceae is a family of deciduous trees and shrubs, commonly known as the walnut family. They are valued for their timber, edible nuts, and ornamental qualities.

  • Juncaceae - Rush Family

    Juncaceae is a family of flowering plants commonly known as the rush family. These herbaceous plants are widely distributed across the world and have ecological importance as well as uses in traditional medicine and handicrafts.

  • Juncaginaceae - Arrow Grass Family

    Juncaginaceae is a family of flowering plants that are commonly known as arrowgrass family. It includes around 40 species and is found in aquatic and marshy habitats throughout the world.

  • Joinvilleaceae - Joinvillea Family

    Joinvilleaceae is a small family of flowering plants that comprises only two genera and six species. These plants are native to the rainforests of South America and are known for their unique morphology and reproductive mechanisms.