What is another word for arum family?

12 synonyms found


[ ˈaɹəm fˈamɪli], [ ˈaɹəm fˈamɪli], [ ˈa_ɹ_ə_m f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i]

The arum family comprises a group of plants that are known for their strikingly beautiful flowers. The family is also referred to as the Araceae family, and it includes more than 100 genera and over 3,000 species. They are commonly known as aroids, and they are often grown as ornamental plants due to their unique foliage and flowers. Some of the synonyms used to describe the arum family include the Philodendron family, the Caladium family, the taro family, and the elephant ear family. Despite the various names, the plants in this family are characterized by their distinctive flowers that are often enclosed in a spathe.

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How to use "Arum family" in context?

The arum family is a diverse group of plants, some with edible fruit, others with ornamental flowers. They are all members of the Ranunculaceae family. The name Arum family is derived from the Latin name Ranunculus. This family is divided into two main groups: the Ranunculaceae and the Actinidiaceae. The Ranunculaceae presents a diversity of both edible and ornamental plants. The edible plants of this family include the hornbeam, burdock, and bittercress. Some of the ornamental plants in this family include the buttercup, anemone, and uvula buttercup.

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