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List of trees and shrubs by taxonomic family

The following is a list of widely known trees and shrubs. Taxonomic families for the following trees and shrubs are listed in alphabetical order, likewise the genera and closely related species. The list currently includes 1351 species.

Contents

GymnospermsEdit

ConifersEdit

Araucariaceae: monkey-puzzle familyEdit


Cupressaceae: cypress familyEdit


Pinaceae: pine familyEdit


Podocarpaceae: podocarp familyEdit


Sciadopityaceae: umbrella pine familyEdit


Taxaceae: yew familyEdit


CycadsEdit

Cycadaceae: cycad familyEdit


Maidenhair treesEdit

Ginkgoaceae: maidenhair familyEdit


AngiospermsEdit

HardwoodsEdit

Aceraceae: maple familyEdit


Agavaceae: agave familyEdit


Anacardiaceae: cashew familyEdit


Annonaceae: custard apple familyEdit


Apocynaceae: dogbane familyEdit


Aquifoliaceae: holly familyEdit


Araliaceae: ginseng familyEdit


Arecaceae: palm familyEdit


Asphodelaceae: asphodel familyEdit


Asteraceae: composite familyEdit


Berberidaceae: barberry familyEdit


Betulaceae: birch familyEdit


Bignoniaceae: trumpet creeper familyEdit


Bombacaceae: bombax familyEdit


Boraginaceae: borage familyEdit


Burseraceae: bursera familyEdit


Buxaceae: box familyEdit


Canellaceae: wild cinnamon familyEdit


Cannabaceae: hemp familyEdit


Capparidaceae: caper familyEdit


Caprifoliaceae: honeysuckle familyEdit


Caricaceae: papaya familyEdit


Casuarinaceae: casuarina familyEdit


Celastraceae: bittersweet familyEdit


Cercidiphyllaceae: katsura familyEdit


Chrysobalanaceae: coco plum familyEdit


Clusiaceae: St. John’s wort familyEdit


Combretaceae: combretum familyEdit


Cornaceae: dogwood familyEdit


Cyrillaceae: titi familyEdit


Davidsoniaceae: Davidson’s plum familyEdit


Ebenaceae: ebony familyEdit


Elaeagnaceae: oleaster familyEdit


Ericaceae: heath familyEdit


Euphorbiaceae: spurge familyEdit


Fabaceae: legume family (peas)Edit

Fagaceae: beech familyEdit


Grossulariaceae: gooseberry familyEdit


Hamamelidaceae: witch hazel familyEdit


Hippocastanaceae: buckeye familyEdit


Illiciaceae: anise-tree familyEdit


Juglandaceae: walnut familyEdit


Lauraceae: laurel familyEdit


Lecythidaceae: lecythis familyEdit


Lythraceae: loosestrife familyEdit


Magnoliaceae: magnolia familyEdit


Malpighiaceae: malpighia familyEdit


Malvaceae: mallow familyEdit


Melastomataceae: melastome familyEdit


Meliaceae: mahogany familyEdit


Moraceae: mulberry familyEdit


Moringaceae: moringa familyEdit


Muntingiaceae: strawberry-tree familyEdit


Myoporaceae: myoporum familyEdit


Myricaceae: bayberry familyEdit


Myrsinaceae: myrsine familyEdit


Myrtaceae: myrtle familyEdit


Nothofagaceae: southern beech familyEdit


Nyctaginaceae: four o’clock familyEdit


Nyssaceae: sourgum familyEdit


Olacaceae: olax familyEdit


Oleaceae: olive familyEdit


Oxalidaceae: wood sorrel familyEdit


Pandanaceae: screwpine familyEdit


Papaveraceae: poppy familyEdit


Phyllanthaceae: gooseberry tree familyEdit


Pittosporaceae: pittosporum familyEdit


Platanaceae: sycamore familyEdit


Poaceae: grass familyEdit


Polygonaceae: knotweed familyEdit


Proteaceae: protea familyEdit


Punicaceae: pomegranate familyEdit


Rhamnaceae: buckthorn familyEdit


Rhizophoraceae: mangrove familyEdit


Rosaceae: rose familyEdit


Rubiaceae: madder familyEdit


Rutaceae: citrus familyEdit


Salicaceae: willow familyEdit


Sapindaceae: soapberry familyEdit


Sapotaceae: sapodilla familyEdit


Simaroubaceae: quassia familyEdit


Solanaceae: nightshade familyEdit


Staphyleaceae: bladdernut familyEdit


Sterculiaceae: sterculia familyEdit


Strelitziaceae: bird-of-paradise familyEdit


Styracaceae: storax familyEdit


Surianaceae: bay cedar familyEdit


Symplocaceae: sweetleaf familyEdit


Tamaricaceae: tamarisk familyEdit


Theaceae: tea familyEdit


Theophrastaceae: theophrasta familyEdit


thymelaeaceae: mezereum familyEdit


Tiliaceae: basswood familyEdit


Ulmaceae: elm familyEdit


Verbenaceae: verbena familyEdit