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.


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