Crossosomataceae – Crossosoma Family

Plants in the western U.S. and Mexican Crossosoma Family (Crossosomataceae) are shrubs with simple, alternate, entire, usually deciduous leaves, flowers with usually 5 petals and 5 sepals (3-6 petals and sepals are possible), and dry, several-seeded, follicular fruit.

Listed below are some of the southeastern Arizona plants in this family.