The Parent order is - Rosales

Woody Family Crassulaceae

Data on a chosen woody family known under an order

Common Names - Orpine or Stonecroft FamilySynonyms -
Authority - J. St.-Hill or DC.Total Number of genera - 40
Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - AngiospermTotal Number of species - 1500
Plant forms - Tree/Shrub/Herb
World Distribution - Almost cosmopolitan, esp. S. Africa, absent in Australia, W. Pacific
Comments - Shrubs, herbs, sometimes treelets. Herbs (mostly), or shrubs (rarely), or lianas (rarely). worldwide, but mostly occur in the Northern Hemisphere and southern Africa, typically in dry and/or cold areas where water may be scarce.

Woody Genera of Crassulaceae

Each link leads to more information on the chosen botanical families

1 - Bryophyllum.
2 - Crassula.
3 - Kalanchoe.

End of Listing Woody Families of Crassulaceae