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Japanese Rose

Observed: 8th November 2009 By: cp345cp345’s reputation in Plantscp345’s reputation in Plants
Japanese Rose

an introduced ornamental species that often becomes naturalised by the coast. I noticed it in the hedgerow because of the enormous rosehips.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Japanese Rose (Rosa rugosa) interacts


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Rosa rugosa

I agree with the id. It's often sold as a hedging plant because of its salt and wind tolerance

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I didn't know what it was until I checked it out - some of the rosehips were the size of cherry tomatos!