BOT 360F - Families of Vascular Plants
ROSACEAE: Maloideae
Sorbus spp.

Sorbus is often split into several smaller genera to reflect the variation in leaf shape and composition (simple, pinnate compound) and other features that it exhibits.

 

Photo: (S. decora) R. Presgrave 2000 Royal Ontario Museum (TRT 1864). Drawing: © 1998 R. Joos.

 


| What are plant families? | How do we distinguish them? | How and why do we study them? | Selected vascular plant families of Ontario | Reading List | Course outline |

|EEB337H1 Home Page | What's New | U of T Ecology & Evolutionary Biology | University of Toronto |

© 2008 Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology and 2000-2006 Botany Department, University of Toronto.

Please send your comments to tim.dickinson@utoronto.ca; last updated 17-Nov-2008