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An order of the angiosperms, subclass rosidae. Its members include some of the most known ornamental and edible plants of temperate zones including roses, apples, cherries, and peaches. Plants of a number of the species of the rose family contain cyanide compounds, for example, peach pits and bitter almonds.

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Why do you keep talking about species

... Trees, Paper Barks, Bottlebrushes, Myrtles and relatives Order: Proteales Waratahs, Banksias, Grevilleas (Spider Flowers) and Macadamias Order: Rosales Roses and relatives Order: Santalales Sandalwood, Mistletoe and relatives Order: Sapindales so all of the above is meaningless nonsense fact ...

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by gamila
Mon Jun 29, 2009 5:35 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why do you keep talking about species
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Views: 46955

"Twenty questions"-biology game

... 4 species Polygalales 21 species Polygonales 22 species Primulales 2 species Proteales 1 species Ranunculales 5 species Rhamnales 4 species Rosales 4 species Rubiales 58 species Rutales 16 species Salicales 1 species Salvadorales 2 species Santalales 37 species Sapindales 11 species Sapotales ...

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by Amrik
Tue Nov 07, 2006 4:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Twenty questions"-biology game
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Peaches and Almonds?

... are right. Almond ( Amygdalus communis ) is a plant belonging to class Magnoliopsida (in English called dicotyledons), subclass Rosidae , order Rosales , family Rosaceae and subfamily Prunoidae (the same one to which plums, cherries, peaches and apricots belong). It originates in Asia where ...

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by SU_reptile
Wed Sep 06, 2006 6:21 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Peaches and Almonds?
Replies: 2
Views: 3542

The Fiber Disease

... appear loony, as I await to hear from Cliff, Greema or South but I will tell you that you could do your searches of this topic and add that Cilia Rosales (???) name to it. Sorry, can't think of her name off hand, but if you go a couple of pages back (5 or 6, or hit on my name and my post) you ...

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by London
Wed Jul 19, 2006 7:49 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4988984

The Fiber Disease

Cilla, where are you? Why did you suddently run away? We need you here! Come back and post. I hope you did not leave when I mentioned Celia Cordón-Rosales last week. B/c I said I was not inferring at all this was you. So, why did you leave us? Please, come back. ( I certainly hope you are not like ...

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by London
Sat Jul 15, 2006 10:39 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4988984
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