|Common Names - Teasel Family||Synonyms - |
|Authority - Juss.||Total Number of genera - 11|
|Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - Angiosperm||Total Number of species - 350|
|Plant forms - perennial or biennial herbs and shrubs |
|World Distribution - Native to most temperate climates. Found in Europe, Asia and Africa. Some species of this family have been naturalized in other places.|
|Comments - Dipsicaceae has the following genera:
Succisa (devil's bit)
Morina -- also placed in its own family, Morinaceae.