Prairie Rose - Rosa arkansas

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Joined April 2008

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COMMON NAMES:prairie rose, Arkansas rose, sunshine rose, dwarf prairie rose, prairie wild rose

A low growing shrub with very prickly stems. Bristles not broad or flattened at their base. Flowers white to pink, sometimes with pink stripes, measured to 5 cm diameter; very fragrant. Leaves pinnate, leaflets 7 to 11, leaflets obovate.
A few very short hairs on leaf tops, leaf bottoms puberelent, margins ciliate.

Habitat is hillsides and prairie. Common.

This image is derived from a photo taken by Blair Wainman in a rural area approx. 40 kms southeast of Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada

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