What is another word for juncaginaceae?
6 synonyms found
[ d͡ʒˈʌnkɐd͡ʒˌɪne͡ɪsˌiː], [ dʒˈʌnkɐdʒˌɪneɪsˌiː], [ dʒ_ˈʌ_n_k_ɐ_dʒ_ˌɪ_n_eɪ_s_ˌiː]
Juncaginaceae is a plant family that comprises of herbaceous plants and aquatic herbs found around wetlands. This plant family includes various species such as the Triglochin and the Lilaea. This scientific name is not commonly used in everyday language, hence there are a few synonyms used to refer to the Juncaginaceae family. Some common synonyms for Juncaginaceae include the Arrowgrass family, Rushwort family, and the Alismatidae order. These synonyms come from the characteristics of these plants. The Arrowgrass family gets its name from the arrow-like shape of the leaves, while the Rushwort family name comes from the rush-like appearance of some of its species.