Plant Genera


Family Code: ROSACE
Genus Code: ROSA5
Genus CN: rose
Genus Authority: L.
Genus Summary: A genus of more than 100 species, shrubs or woody vines; mainly of north temperate regions. Many cultivars cannot be readily identified to species.
Genus References: Lewis, Ertter, & Bruneau in FNA (2014); Joly & Bruneau (2007)=Y; Lewis (2008); Robertson (1974)=Z; Kalkman in Kubitzki (2004). Key adapted in part from FNA and Y.
Last Updated: 2019-11-29
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