Common Name: Rose; Family: Rosaceae; Genus: Rosa.
A rose is a woody perennial of the genus Rosa, with in the family Rosaceae. There are over 100 species and thousands of cultivars. Its many species and varieties can be found throughout the Northern Hemisphere. They will even grow in the mountain districts of the tropics. Rose plants range in size from compact, miniature roses, to climbers that can reach seven meters in height. As one of the most enduring symbols for love and appreciation, it’s no surprise that roses are among the most admired and evocative of flowers. Flowers may be white, pink, red, yellow. orange, dark red, Golden. The flowers are produced in spring to autumn.