Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4260

Shrub
Perennial

Non-native: Europe
Documented growing wild in - NC -

Waif(s)

Look for it in disturbed areas (it can be persistent after cultivation), per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Odd-pinnately compound: 5(7) leaflets
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Pink
Radially symmetrical
5 united sepals
5 petals
Numerous stamens

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Hip

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Rosa Xdamascena [gallica X moschata]   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rosa Xdamascena   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 97-11-007:
Rosa damascena   FAMILY Rosaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Damask Rose


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