Species in this order typically have the following characteristics, although there are exceptions to all of them:

Families in the order Lamiales of plants

Verbenaceae - Verbenaceae, commonly known as the verbena family or vervain family, is a family of mainly tropical flowering plants.

Boraginaceae - The Boraginaceae belong, according to the APG II, among the euasterid I group including the orders Gentianales, Lamiales, and Solanales, but whether they should be assigned to one of these orders or to their own is still uncertain.


Avicenniaceae - Sceura Forssk.

Labiatae - Lamiaceae or Labiatae, also known as the mint family, is a family of flowering plants.