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Dryas (plant)
Dryas × suendermannii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Dryadoideae
Genus: Dryas

Dryas is a genus of flowering plants in the family Rosaceae.

There are three species and one hybrid:

  • Dryas drummondii – Drummond's avens
  • Dryas integrifolia – Entire-leaved avens
  • Dryas octopetala – Mountain avens
  • Dryas × suendermanniiD. drummondii × D. octopetala