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The Rose Family
Plantae Angiosperms Eudicots Rosids Rosales
This is a family with around 3350 species in 122 genera, found mainly in north temperate regions of the world. They are woody and herbaceous plants, mainly perennial, but including a few annuals. The Family includes some of the most well-known garden trees and shrubs, including the Rose, Cotoneaster, Pyracantha, Exochorda and Kerria, and British native species such as Hawthorn and Rowan. Other garden plants include the Geums and Alchemilla. The Family also includes many fruits of temperate regions, including Apple, Pear, Cherry, Plum, Peach, Raspberry and Strawberry. Rosa damascena is cultivated for the production of Attar of Roses, used in the perfume industry.

Woody stems, often with prickles, or trailing stems with runners
Simple or compound leaves, often evergreen
Stipules at the base of the leaf
Large flowers with five petals or clusters of tiny flowers with five petals
Many stamens

and are usually woody trees, shrubs or climbers

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Rosaceae, The Rose Family
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Scientific Family name.
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The Family Rosaceae
belongs to the Order of Rosales



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Rosaceae
Rosales
Rosales
Order of Roses
NOX Clad
Nitrogen Bean Clad
Oxid-Faba
Fabidae
Bean-Like Class
Eurosids
Real Rose Class
Rosids
Rosids
Rose-Like Class
Core Eudicots
Core Eudicots
Main, Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Eudicots
Eudicots
Real, Two First-Leaves (Dicots)
Mesangiospermae
Mesangiospermae
Half Capsule Seed Division
Magnoliophyta
Magnoliophyta
Magnolia Division
Spermatophytes
Spermatophytes
Seed Plants
Euphyllophytina
Real Land Plants
Polysporangiates
Multiple Spore Sub-Kingdom
Stomatophytes
Stomatophytes
Air Pores Sub-Kingdom
Embryophytes
Embryophytes
Multicellular Land Plants
Streptobionta
Streptobionta
Multicellular Plants
Plantae
Plantae
Plants
Eukaryota
Eukaryota
Cells with a Nucleus

Number of Species: 2830
Number of Genera: 95


Dasiphora Genus
Shrubby Cinquefoil - Bush Cinquefoil
Fallugia Genus
Apache Plume Apache Plume Apache Plume Wildflower
Fragaria Genus
Wild Strawberry Garden Strawberry Garden Strawberry Seedling Starts
Geum Genus
Wood Avens
Ivesia Genus
Gordon's Ivesia - Yellow Wildflower
Potentilla Genus
Dwarf Cinquefoil Sticky Cinquefoil
Rosa Genus
Lady Banks Rose or Rosa banksia Virginia Rose Woods' Rose
Mister Lincoln Rose Pink Terrazza Rosa Yellow Terrazza Rosa
Rubus Genus
Swamp Dewberry Blackberry American Wild Raspberry
Thimbleberry Raspberry
Physocarpus Genus
Mallow Ninebark
Spiraea Genus
Japanese spiraea 'Little Princess' Japanese spiraea 'Little Princess' meadowsweet
Malus Genus
Crab Apple Apple
Pyrus Genus
Callery Pear, Bradford Pear American Mountain Ash, Rowan Tree
Rhaphiolepis Genus
Indian Hawthorn
Amelanchier Genus
Serviceberry Utah Serviceberry Serviceberry
Aria Genus
Wild Strawberry Garden Strawberry Garden Strawberry Seedling Starts
Chaenomeles Genus
Japanese Flowering Quince Japanese Quince  Japanese Quince
Crataegus Genus
Hawthorn
Eriobotrya Genus
Loquat Loquat
Malus Genus
Crab Apple Apple
Physocarpus Genus
Mallow Ninebark
Prunus Genus
Prunus subhirtella 'Pendula' Japanese Flowering Cherry Kwanzan Cherry Tree?
Choke Cherry Cherry Tree
Pyrus Genus
Callery Pear, Bradford Pear American Mountain Ash, Rowan Tree
Rhaphiolepis Genus
Indian Hawthorn
Spiraea Genus
Japanese spiraea 'Little Princess' Japanese spiraea 'Little Princess' meadowsweet

Number of Species per Genus  

Acaena

Agrimonia

Alchemilla

Aphanes

Aremonia

Argentina

Bencomia

Cliffortia

Chamaerhodos

Comarum

Dasiphora

Dendriopoterium

Drymocallis

Fallugia

Filipendula

Fragaria

Geum

Hagenia

Horkelia

Horkeliella

Ivesia

Kerria

Leucosidea

Marcetella

Margyricarpus

Polylepis

Potaninia

Potentilla

Poteridium

Poterium

Purpusia

Rhodotypos

Rosa

Rubus

Sanguisorba

Sarcopoterium

Sibbaldia

Sibbaldianthe

Sibbaldiopsis

Sieversia

Spenceria

Stellariopsis

Tetraglochin

Waldsteinia

Aruncus

Eriogynia

Euphronia

Exochorda

Gillenia

Holodiscus

Kageneckia

Lindleya

Neillia

Physocarpus

Quillaja

Sibiraea

Spiraea

Spiraeanthus

Sorbaria

Stephanandra

Vauquelinia

Hesperomeles

Heteromeles

Malacomeles

Malus

Mespilus

Osteomeles

Peraphyllum

Photinia

Pseudocydonia

Pyracantha

Pyrus

Rhaphiolepis

Sorbus

Stranvaesia

Adenostoma

Amelanchier

Aria

Aronia

Aruncus

Chaenomeles

Chamaebatiaria

Chamaemeles

Chamaemespilus

Coleogyne

Cormus

Cotoneaster

Crataegus

Cydonia

Dichotomanthes

Docynia

Docyniopsis

Eriobotrya

Eriolobus

Exochorda

Gillenia

Hesperomeles

Heteromeles

Holodiscus

Kageneckia

Kelseya

Kerria

Lindleya

Luetkea

Lyonothamnus

Malacomeles

Malus

Mespilus

Neillia

Neviusia

Oemleria

Osteomeles

Peraphyllum

Petrophyton

Photinia

Physocarpus

Prinsepia

Prunus

Pseudocydonia

Pyracantha

Pyrus

Rhaphiolepis

Rhodotypos

Sibiraea

Sorbaria

Sorbus

Spiraea

Spiraeanthus

Stranvaesia

Torminalis

Vauquelinia

Xerospiraea

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