Rhodiola rosea (Golden Root, Roseroot, Aaron's Rod) is a plant in the family that grows in cold regions of the world. These include much of the , the mountains of , the , and mountainous parts of , such as the , , , , , and . The perennial plant grows in areas up to 2280 meters elevation. Several shoots grow from the same thick root. Shoots reaches 5 to 35 cm in height. Rhodiola rosea is having separate female and male plants.