Zygophyllaceae

Belongs within: Fabidae. The Zygophyllaceae are a group of often spiny herbs and shrubs most diverse in warm, dry regions of the world (Hickman 1993). Notable members include the creosote bush Larrea tridentata which is a dominant shrub in many drier regions of southwestern North America. The lignum vitae species of the genus Guaiacum have… Continue reading Zygophyllaceae