Rosaceae subfam. Dryadoideae

Sweet

Brit. Fl. Gard., ser. 2, 1: sub plate 43. 1830

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 9. Treatment on page 326. Mentioned on page 20, 21, 343.
Shrubs or trees. Leaves cauline; stipules present. Flowers: carpels 1–150, distinct, free, styles distinct; ovule 1. Fruits achenes or aggregated achenes; styles persistent, elongate, usually plumose.

Discussion

The subfamily consists of a single tribe.

References

None.

Lower Taxa