Index Family

This tree shows the evolutionary relationships and classifications of each plant families and their common ancestors. All plant "Families" end with the letters "ceae", and a level up is the plant "Order", which ends with the letters "ales". Some intermeditary groups are omitted for simplicity.

Each group is classified through molecular studies and distinct outward characteristics, which are useful for identification purposes. Click or hover over the names to learn more about each group!

*Clicking on each Order will open a new tab to its Wikipedia's description.