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Primula vulgaris (primrose)
Scientific classification e
Kinrick: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Ericales
Faimily: Primulaceae
Batsch ex Borkh.[1]

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The Primulaceae are a faimily o yerbaceous flouerin plants[2] wi aboot 24 genera, includin some favorite gairden plants an wildflouers, commonly kent as the primrose faimily.[3]

Genera[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Androsace L. (syn. Douglasia, Vitaliana) – rock jasmine, rock-jasmine, rockjasmine
  • Bryocarpum Hook. f. & Thomson
  • Cortusa L.
  • Dionysia Fenzl
  • Dodecatheon L. – shooting star, shootingstar
  • Hottonia L. – hottonia
  • Kaufmannia Regel
  • Omphalogramma (Franch.) Franch.
  • Pomatosace Maxim.
  • Primula L. – primrose, cowslip, oxlip
  • Soldanella L. – snowbells
  • Stimpsonia C.Wright ex A.Gray

Genera includit in Myrsinaceae[eedit | eedit soorce]

These genera, tradeetionally includit in Primulaceae, should, accordin tae Källersjö et al. (2000), alang tae the faimily Myrsinaceae[4]:

  • Anagallis L. – anagallis, scarlet pimpernel
  • Ardisiandra Hook. f.
  • Asterolinon Hoffmans. & Link.
  • Badula Juss.
  • Samolus L. – brookweed, waterpimpernel
  • Coris L.
  • Cyclamen L. – cyclamen
  • Glaux L. – sea milkwort
  • Lysimachia L. – loosestrife, yellow loosestrife, yellae pimpernel
  • Pelletiera A. St.-Hil.
  • Trientalis L.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2009). "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III" (PDF). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 161 (2): 105–121. doi:10.1111/j.1095-8339.2009.00996.x. Retrieved 6 Julie 2013.
  2. "Primulaceae | Description, Characteristics, Genera, Species, & Facts | Britannica". www.britannica.com (in Inglis). Retrieved 20 Mairch 2023.
  3. "Primrose Family - Tree Guide UK Primrose". www.treeguideuk.co.uk. Retrieved 20 Mairch 2023.
  4. Källersjö, Mari; Bergqvist, Gullevi; Anderberg, Arne A. (2000). "Generic realignment in primuloid families of the Ericales s.l.: a phylogenetic analysis based on DNA sequences from three chloroplast genes and morphology". American Journal of Botany (in Inglis). 87 (9): 1325–1341. doi:10.2307/2656725.