Taxon:

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Plant
  habit
   trees
   shrubs
   vines / lianas
   herbaceous
   grass-like
   ferns & allies
   cactus-like / succulents
   aquatic & OBL wetland species
  special groups
   composites
   legumes
   milkweeds
   mints
   spurges
   dicots
   monocots
  longevity
   annual or biennial
   perennial
  armature
   unarmed
   armed
  sap
   latex absent (sap clear)
   latex present
  reproductive mode
   produces flowers, fruits, seeds
   produces spores
  leaves/twigs aromatic when crushed
   without marked odor
   clearly odiferous
Leaves
  arrangement/phyllotaxy
   basal
   alternate
   opposite
   whorled
   fascicled/clustered along stem
  blade division
   all simple
   pinnatifid-pinnatisect
   some or all fully compound
Flower
  principal flower color
   white or cream
   purple
   blue
   green
   yellow
   orange
   red
   pink
   brown
   inconspicuous
  ovaries/pistils per flower
   1
   2-5
   more than 5
Fruit or Cone
  fruit consistency at maturity
   dry/leathery
   fleshy
  mature fruit dehiscence
   opening along 1-2 seams
   opening along 3 to many seams
   does not split open to release seed

Chatfield Farms Riparian Flora, Denver Botanic Gardens

Melissa Islam
Species Count: 191

Alismataceae

Amaranthaceae

Anacardiaceae

Apiaceae

Apocynaceae

Asteraceae

Boraginaceae

Brassicaceae

Campanulaceae

Cannabaceae

Caryophyllaceae

Cornaceae

Cyperaceae

Equisetaceae

Euphorbiaceae

Fabaceae

Grossulariaceae

Hypericaceae

Juncaceae

Lamiaceae

Lythraceae

Nyctaginaceae

Onagraceae

Oxalidaceae

Papaveraceae

Plantaginaceae

Poaceae

Polygonaceae

Portulacaceae

Potamogetonaceae

Ranunculaceae

Rosaceae

Rubiaceae

Salicaceae

Sapindaceae

Scrophulariaceae

Smilacaceae

Solanaceae

Typhaceae

Urticaceae

Verbenaceae

Violaceae

Vitaceae