Common Name: Garden Rose
Scientific Name: Rosa chinensis
Family Name: Rosaceae
The rose leaves can be boiled with sugar and some citric acid to be made into rose cordials. The leaves can also be made into cookies and cakes. There is also rose ice cream and it is also used in teas.
It helps to improve high blood pressure and the dried petals of the flower can be used to provide quick healing when applied on wounds. Past made from the petals help regulate excessive sweat and gives out a pleasant smell. Due to the antibacterial, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory properties, the cream made from the roses are effective in managing dry or inflames skins symptoms.