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Philadelphus

 

 

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderRosalesRose family and eight others
FamilyHydrangeaceaeHydrangea family
GenusPhiladelphusA Greek-derived name after Ptolemy Philadelphus, Greek King of Egypt 309-247 BC

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Philadelphus description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 15 Oct 2011.

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Philadelphus

Mock Orange (Philadelphus) · 5/1/2005 · Memphis, TN · By Tim Chandler Species not yet identified