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The species are presented in order by family and within families by genus. Pteridophytes, the ferns and fern allies, are first, followed by the flowering plants, dicots first and then monocots.

Caryophyllaceae - Pink Family
The pink family has five separate petals and sepals as well as five stamens. The pistil is superior and develops into a dry capsule. The leaves are opposite on the stems.