Rosaceae Slide 31 - - - -

Many important fruit crops belong to the genus Prunus of subfamily Amygdaloideae (Prunoideae), including: peaches, plums, cherries, nectarines, and apricots. Almonds also come from a species of Prunus.

Photo taken by K. R. Robertson at Peter's Orchard near Carlisle, Pennsylvania.

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