The Parent order is - Laurales

Woody Family Papaveraceae

Data on a chosen woody family known under an order

Common Names - Poppy FamilySynonyms -
Authority - Juss.Total Number of genera - 26
Gymnosperm or Angiosperm? - AngiospermTotal 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.

Woody Genera of Papaveraceae

Each link leads to more information on the chosen botanical families

1 - Argemone.
2 - Bocconia.
3 - Dendromecon.

End of Listing Woody Families of Papaveraceae