Rosa acicularis
(Prickly Wild Rose)

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               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit

Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Prickly Wild Rose, Prickly Rose
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 7
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: June - July
    Status: Native

Rosa acicularis, or Prickly Wild Rose, is native to the northern third of the US, as well as the Rocky Mountain area. It is a perennial shrub, that grows in moist to dryish meadows, along roadsides, in woods, along woodland edges, and along steamsides and lakeshores.

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