Plant Families: Letter U

  • Ulmaceae - Elm Family

    The Ulmaceae family consists of deciduous trees and shrubs known for their unique, asymmetrical leaf shape. They are primarily found in temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere and have ecological and economic importance.

  • Urticaceae - Nettle Family

    Urticaceae is a family of flowering plants known for their stinging hairs and asymmetrical leaves. Many species within the family have important cultural, economic, and ecological significance.