Browsing: Rosaceae

Rosaceae, also known as Rose Family, is a medium-sized family of flowering plants, including 4,828 known species in 91 genera. The name is derived from the type genus Rosa. The Rosaceae family includes herbs, shrubs, and trees. Most species are deciduous, but some are evergreen. They have a worldwide range, but are most diverse in the Northern Hemisphere.

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Rosa blanda – Smooth Rose

Rosa blanda (Smooth Rose) is a thornless to near thornless wild rose and occurs as a colony-forming shrub growing to 3.3 feet (1 m) tall…


Geum aleppicum (Yellow Avens)

Geum aleppicum (Yellow Avens) is a herbaceous, perennial plant growing up to 3.3 feet (1 m) tall, with pinnate leaves. The inflorescence is a terminal…


Geum quellyon (Scarlet Avens)

Geum quellyon – Scarlet Avens is a perennial flowering plant up to 2 feet (60 cm) tall, with imparipinnate leaves. It produces cymes of salmon-red…