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The rose family

Find out about the Rosaceae family, which includes some of our most beautiful garden plants and delicious fruits.

Rosaceae, the rose family, is one of the most important plant families in the world, with more than 3,000 members. It comprises many of our best-loved garden plants and includes all types of plant from trees to alpines, including roses, of course, plus geum, alchemilla and potentilla. It also includes many fruits, such as apples, strawberries, raspberries, as well as almond trees. Some species, especially roses, have scented flowers.

Discover 10 beautiful roses to grow.

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