Tropaeolaceae

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Tropaeolaceae
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Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
Division:Magnoliophyta
Class:Magnoliopsida
Order:Brassicales*
Family:Tropaeolaceae
Genera

Magallana
Tropaeastrum
Tropaeolum


* Older traditional systems placed it in the Geraniales

Tropaeolaceae is a small family of three genera and about 80-90 species of soft, scrambling herbaceous plants. One genus, Tropaeolum, popularly known as the nasturtiums, includes several popular garden flowers, as well as an important food plant, the mashua.

External links

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