The Rose-Tree is an English fairy tale collected by Joseph Jacobs in English Fairy Tales. It is also included within A Book Of British Fairytales by Alan Garner. It is Aarne–Thompson type 720, my mother slew me; my father ate me. Another of this type is "The Juniper Tree", where the dead child is a boy; The Rose Tree is an unusual variant of this tale in that the main character is a girl.