New Mexico Plants: Search by Family


While the focus is on wildflowers, in July 2020 I started adding non-flowering plants. Families are listed in alphabetical order by English family name. The family level pages are bandwidth-intensive and best searched using a high speed connection.

Agave Family (Agavaceae)

Amaranth Family (Amaranthaceae)

Asparagus Family (Asparagaceae)

Aster Family (Asteraceae)

Barberry Family (Berberidaceae)

Beech Family (Fagaceae)

Bellflower Family (Campanulaceae)

Bignonia Family (Bignoniaceae)

Borage Family (Boraginaceae)

Broomrape Family (Orobanchaceae)

Buckwheat Family (Polygonaceae)

Buttercup Family (Ranunculaceae)

Cactus Family (Cactaceae)

Caltrop Family (Zygophyllaceae)

Caper Family (Capparaceae)

Cattail Family (Typhaceae)

Dayflower Family (Commelinaceae)

Dogbane Family (Apocynaceae)

Elm Family (Ulmaceae)

Ephedra Family (Ephedraceae)

Figwort Family (Scrophulariaceae)

Flax Family (Linaceae)

Four O'Clock Family (Nyctaginaceae)

Gentian Family (Gentianaceae)

Geranium Family (Geraniaceae)

Gooseberry Family (Grossulariaceae)

Gourd Family (Cucurbitaceae)

Grape Family (Vitaceae)

Grass Family (Poaceae)

Heath Family (Ericaceae)

Honeysuckle Family (Caprifoliaceae)

Horsetail Family (Equisetaceae)

Hydrangea Family (Hydrangeaceae)

Iris Family (Iridaceae)

Lily Family (Liliaceae)

Lizard's Tail Family (Saururaceae)

Loasa Family (Loasaceae)

Madder Family (Rubiaceae)

Mallow Family (Malvaceae)

Milkweed Family (Asclepidaceae)

Mint Family (Lamiaceae)

Morning Glory Family (Convolvulaceae)

Mulberry Family (Moraceae)

Mustard Family (Brassicaceae)

Oleaster Family (Elaeagnaceae)

Olive Family (Oleaceae)

Orchid Family (Orchidaceae)

Parsley Family (Apiaceae)

Pea Family (Fabaceae)

Phlox Family (Polemoniaceae)

Pine Family (Pinaceae)

Pink Family (Caryophyllaceae)

Plantain Family (Plantaginaceae)

Poppy Family (Papaveraceae)

Potato Family (Solanaceae)

Primrose Family (Primulaceae)

Purslane Family (Portulacaceae)

Quassia Family (Simaroubaceae)

Rose Family (Rosaceae)

Saxifrage Family (Saxifragaceae)

Sedge Family (Cyperaceae)

Soapberry Family (Sapindaceae)

Spurge Family (Euphorbiaceae)

Sumac Family (Anacardiaceae)

Tamarisk Family (Tamaricaceae)

Valerian Family (Valerianaceae)

Verbena Family (Verbenaceae)

Violet Family (Violaceae)

Waterleaf Family (Hydrophyllaceae)

Watermilfoil Family (Haloragaceae)

Willow Family (Salicaceae)

Wood Sorrel Family (Oxalidaceae)