saxifrage_family
1. [ noun ] (biology,botany) a large and diverse family of evergreen or deciduous herbs; widely distributed in northern temperate and cold regions; sometimes includes genera of the family Hydrangeaceae
Synonyms: family_Saxifragaceae Saxifragaceae
Related terms: rosid_dicot_family Rosales Darmera genus_Bergenia genus_Astilbe Lithophragma Tellima Francoa Heuchera Leptarrhena genus_Parnassia Mitella genus_Suksdorfia Chrysosplenium Boykinia Tiarella Tolmiea Saxifraga
Similar spelling:   Saxifragaceae