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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.

Saxifragaceae - Saxifrage Family
The saxifrage family has five small petals arising at the margin of a floral tube that surrounds the ovary. Sepals and stamens also arise from the margin of the floral tube. In prairie species, the leaves are basal and the inflorescence is carried well above the leaves on a long stalk.