What does a thorn do for a rose?

Answer protects it from it's natural predators.

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What is the purpose of a thorn on a rose bush?

In "Romeo and Juliet," Shakespeare wrote, "That which we call a rose/ By any other name would smell as sweet." The sharp points rose stems have may not inspire much romantic writing, but they do ha... Read More »

Does every rose really have torn?

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How to Remove a Thorn?

A thorn can be painful and may cause infection if it is left untreated. Below are a few simple methods to get that stubborn thorn out

How to Get a Thorn Out of Your Toe?

Many gardeners make the painful mistake of not wearing proper protective material while they work. If you have ever had a thorn or deep splinter in your foot, you know how painful it can be and how... Read More »