Also known as Pinophyta, the conifers. Evergreen trees or shrubs, the conifers are the largest of four divisions of the gymnosperms, a term which means 'naked seeds'. The term conifer comes from cone, a cluster of scale-like sporophylls which have pollen sacs on the lower surface.
This family of conifers includes the Araucarias.
This family of conifers includes the Plum-Yews.
This family of conifers includes the Cypresses.
This family of conifers includes the Pines.
This family of conifers includes the Podocarpuses.
Monotypic family formerly included as a genus within Cupressaceae or Taxodiaceae. Sole species is the Japanese umbrella pine, Sciadopitys verticillata.
This family of conifers includes the Yews.
This family of conifers includes the Redwoods.