Betulaceae

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Betulaceae
Black Alder
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Fagales
Family: Betulaceae
Gray
Genera

Alnus - Alder
Betula - Birch
Carpinus - Hornbeam
Corylus - Hazel
Ostrya - Hop-hornbeam
Ostryopsis - Hazel-hornbeam

The birch family (Betulaceae) is a group of flowering plants of tree or shrub form that includes the birches, alders, hornbeams, and hazels.