Are Rose Hip Seeds Safe to Eat?

Rose hips, the seed pods that grows on the canes of rose plants, are edible. There are many recipes containing rose hips, which are high in vitamin C and used in many vitamins.

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Anna Aronson began working as a journalist in 2000 and spent six years at suburban Chicago newspapers before pursuing freelance work. She enjoys writing about health care topics, in particular obstetrics, pediatrics and nutrition. She received a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from Eastern Illinois University and is now studying for a Master of Science in medicine degree to become a physician's assistant.