Lomandroideae

An APGIII Asparagaceae subfamily

Welcome to Asparagaceae subfamily Lomandroideae

Welcome to the Lomandroideae scratchpad, an authoritative resource of systematic information for the Lomandroideae of the world.

The Lomandroideae is a subfamily within the Asparagaceae in the APG III system, that has been previously treated as a separate family, Laxmanniaceae or Lomandraceae. Lomandroideae takes its name from the type genus Lomandra, however the most well known genus is the often cultivated monocot 'tree' Cordyline. This group of 15 genera is mostly found in Australasia and the Pacific, with some distributed in the Americas and southeast Asia.

To learn more about the emonocot project, see e-monocot.org

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith