Class Dicotyledoneae, dicots, מחלקה דו-פסיגיים

Family Aizoaceae
Fig-marigold Family, משפחת החיעדיים


Herbs, shrubs, or subshrubs, annual or perennial, often succulent, papillate, glabrous, hairy, or scaly; leaves are cauline or basal, alternate or opposite, sessile or petiolate; stipules usually absent; inflorescences axillary or terminal, flowers solitary or in cymes; bracts present or absent; bracteoles usually absent; flowers bisexual; nectaries separate or in a ring around ovary; tepals (4 or)5(–8), connate below into a tube; petals absent or present; stamens 3 to many, free or connate at base, outermost often as filamentous staminodes; anthers dehiscing by longitudinal slits; ovary inferior, syncarpous; carpels 2 to many; ovules 1 to many, on long funicles, mostly campylotropous; stigmas as many as carpels. fruits usually capsules.

Genus Aizoon, חיעד: Genus Trianthema, שלשי
Genus Zaleya, שלשי
Genus Mesembryanthemum, אהל: Genus Carpobrotus, צלקנית: