These low and often succulent plants have small radially symmetrical flowers in branching clusters. There are 4 or 5 sepals and 4 or 5 petals, but petals may be absent. The stamens may have prominent anthers. The simple, sessile leaves are often fleshy and may have a waxy surface.

Flower This family contains flowers.

Sedge, morning star Carex grayi
Sedum, dwarf white Sedum alba
Stonecrop, Ditch Penthorum sedoides
Stonecrop, stringy Sedum sarmentosum
Stonecrop, Wild Sedum ternatum