Dilleniaceae is the botanical name for a family of flowering plants. Such a family has been universally recognized by taxonomists. It is known to gardeners for the genus Hibbertia, which contains many commercially valuable garden species.
The family consists of about a dozen genera, of a few hundred species, found in the tropics and sub-tropics plus entire Australia. The species are mostly woody plants, but range from herbaceous plants up to large trees.
Classification System: APG II Classification System: APG II (down to family level)
Cladus: core eudicots
Cladus: Unassigned core eudicots
Genus: Acrotrema - Curatella - Davilla - Didesmandra - Dillenia - Doliocarpus - Hibbertia - Pachynema - Pinzona - Schumacheria - Tetracera