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Prunus persica cv. ‘Bonfire’


KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderRosalesRose family and eight others
FamilyRosaceaeIncludes apples, apricots, plums, cherries, peaches, pears, raspberries, strawberries, almonds, roses, meadowsweets, photinias, firethorns, rowans, and hawthorns; many others
GenusPrunusIncludes plums, cherries, peaches, apricots, and almonds
SpeciespersicaFrom the Latin persica, “peach,” in ancient times called persike or persica malus, “Persian apple,” a fruit that reached Europe from China by way of Persia

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Prunus persica cv. ‘Bonfire’ description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 25 May 2020.

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Prunus persica (peach)

9/7/2010 · Tower Hill Botanic Garden, Boylston, Mass­a­chu­setts
≈ 31 × 21" (78 × 52 cm)