Araliaceae family

 

Plant Group

Genera

Species

Araliaceae

Shrubs with small white or green flowers with five petals and five sepals, flowers arranged in umbels.

Image of Polyscias sambucifolia Image: Mary Ellis

Dicotyledon

Hydrocotyle

Pennyworts are either prostrate stoloniferous perennial herbs or small erect annuals. Leaves are circular to kidney-shaped and may be entire or lobed, usually with toothed margins. Inconspicuous flowers in umbels. Unpleasant perfume.