Malvales

Belongs within: Malvidae.Contains: Thymelaeaceae, Malvaceae, Cistaceae, Dipterocarpaceae. The Malvales are a clade of flowering plants supported by molecular data as well as by morphological characters of many members of the clade. Among the species of the smaller families in the clade, Bixa orellana (achiote) is the source of red colouring used in food. The Neuradaceae… Continue reading Malvales

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