List by family

 


Family

Plant Group

Genera

Species

Thymelaeaceae

Simple leaves and very small flowers with a long floral tube spreading into four short lobes at the top, a small calyx and no petals, stamens 2, 4 or 7, ovary superior.

Image of Pimelea linifolia Image: Freya Thomas

Dicotyledon

Tribonemataceae

Algae

Typhaceae

Robust herbs that are often growing in shallow water. Leaves are alternate and distichous, and mostly inserted near the base of branches. Inflorescence is composed of 2 densely flowered cylindrical spike-like parts near the tips.

Monocotyledon