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Dog-rose

Observed: 2nd July 2011 By: Gill Sinclair
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course completeThe Mammal SocietyThe Vincent Wildlife Trust
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Dog-rose
Description:

Pink wild-rose-like flower with yellow centre. Oval leaves with serated edges. Seen by path near disused railway.

Identifications
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Sweet briar

Thanks for the ID - I've looked at some other images of Rosa rubiginosa and now I see that the colouration of the flower matches that species better than a dog-rose too.

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