Rosa canina

(Dog rose)

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Type
Shrub
Planted
2002
Edible?
Yes
Culinary Uses?
Yes
Native?
Yes
Naturally occurring on site?
No
Propagated Here?
No

Description

A magnificent pale pink or white wild rose followed by hips, used widely in our hedging here.

Culinary Uses

Rose petals are edible, and the hips make jelly, cordials etc

Provenance

Weasdale Nursery

Maintenance

Trouble free, clip lightly to shape