Sunday, September 23, 2012

Fact of the Day: Apple Rose

Apples are actually members of the Rosaceae family, commonly known as the Rose family of plants. 

10 comments:

Shaw said...

...uh, why?

Alex said...

how so?

mamtc said...

Flowers and fruits, flora and fauna, how? why? what?
Apple trees has thorns?

JJ said...

wow. didnt know that.

Bart said...

apples are roses? wat

DEZMOND said...

the same goes for pomegranate, methinks...

Riot Kitty said...

Interesting! I had no idea.

Adam said...

cause it had descended from the same ancestor plant as Roses.

Amanda said...

That's a fantastic fun fact! Thanks for sharing this :)

Unknown said...

I love apples. Great fact.