Family Rosaceae

Roses can be herbs, shrubs or trees.

Genera in the family Rosaceae of plants



Amygdalus - Prunus is a genus of trees and shrubs, which includes the plums, cherries, peaches, apricots and almonds.


Aphanes - Aphanes is a genus in the rose family, Rosaceae, native to Europe, Asia and Australia.

Armeniaca - Armeniaca, a Latin word meaning from Armenia, may refer to :


Cercocarpus - Cercocarpus, commonly known as the Mountain-mahogany, is a small genus of five or six species of deciduous shrubs or small trees in the rose family , native to the western United States and northern Mexico, where they grow in chaparral and semi-desert habitats and climates, often at high altitudes.



Cotoneaster - Cotoneaster They are related to hawthorns , firethorns , photinias and rowans .

Crataegus - Crataegus , The name hawthorn was originally applied to the species native to northern Europe, especially the Common Hawthorn C.


Kageneckia - Species include:


Lachemilla - Lachemilla is a genus of plant in family Rosaceae.

Malus - The genus is native to the temperate zone of the Northern Hemisphere, in Europe, Asia and North America.


Photinia - Photinia Other close relatives include the firethorns , cotoneasters and hawthorns .

Polylepis - The Polylepis species frequently grows at or above the natural tree line in the Andes.

Prunus - Prunus is a genus of trees and shrubs, which includes the plums, cherries, peaches, apricots and almonds.

Pyracantha - Pyracantha is a genus of thorny evergreen large shrubs in the family Rosaceae, with common names Firethorn or Pyracantha.

Pyrus - The pear is a fruit tree of genus Pyrus and also the name of the tree's edible pomaceous fruit.


Rubus - Batidaea Greene Comarobatia Greene


Sanguisorba - Sanguisorba species are used as food plants by the larvae of some Lepidoptera species including Grizzled Skipper and Mouse Moth .



Sorbaria - Sorbaria is a genus of around 9 species of flowering plants belong to family Rosaceae.

Sorbus - Sorbus is a genus of about 100200 species of trees and shrubs in the subfamily Maloideae of the Rose family Rosaceae.


Spiraeanthus - Spiraeanthus is a monotypic genus of shrub in the rose family containing the single species Spiraeanthus schrenkianus.