|Common Names - Poppy Family||Synonyms -|
|Authority - Juss.||Total Number of genera - 26|
|Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - Angiosperm||Total Number of species - 256|
|Plant forms - Herbs (mostly), or trees to shrubs (a few shrubs|
|World Distribution - N. Temperate areas. Frigid zone to sub-tropical. Mainly North temperate, but also in Iceland, Central America and West Indies, South Africa and Eastern Australia.|
|Comments - Herbs, subshrubs, treelets./1 genus with 9 species as trees.|
|1 - Argemone.|
2 - Bocconia.
3 - Dendromecon.