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Orkney Rose

Observed: 21st August 2013 By: dejayM
Biological Recording In ScotlandHighland Biological Recording GroupOrkney Biodiversity Records Centre
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Description:

Huge swathes of it in Orkney, providing shelter and luscious hip-flesh and seeds for birds.
Both red and white along the hedges.
A blessing for the birds and shelter but a nuisance, with its suckers probing the lawn, track and whole surroundings!

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Japanese Rose (Rosa rugosa) interacts