The biological name of this flower is Rosa. This is actually the Genus name for all rose species.
Rose flowers come in different colours. They can be yellow, red, white and even black. Some species are also being and are a strain between red and white.
The petals of this flower form a whorl and are large in number. They feel soft to touch.
Roses are native to Asia and some parts of Europe. These are also native to some parts of Africa.
Roses are the national flowers of Luxembourg.
Roses have a lot of uses in the world right now. Most importantly, they are grown as ornamental flowers. There are more than 100 species of roses. These flowers have a fragrance which is why they are also grown in the gardens and are used as cut flowers. The rose flower has prickles on it petioles. The prickles are present to keep the flower safe from any predators.
Roses are used to making skin care products and for treatment of acne and other skin issues. The extract from this flower is also used to make herbal teas.
Roses are used for decor and are grown as ornamental flowers in gardens.