Tropaeolaceae Family:

Tropaeolaceae Juss. ex DC.

The Tropaeolaceae Family was named and described by Antoine Laurent de Jussieu and “ex author” Augustin Pyramus de Candolle in Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis in 1824.

Tropaeolum is the only accepted genus in this family, and of course, they are the Nasturtiums. Plants of the World Online lists 97 accepted species in the genus.

For more information about this family of plants, please click on the links below. The links take you directly to the information about the family.

PLANTS OF THE WORLD ONLINE
WIKIPEDIA (GENUS)

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