Rosa x dumalis, Torpoint, Cornwall

Rosa x dumalis, Torpoint, Cornwall

Observation - Rosa x dumalis, Torpoint, Cornwall - Global. Description: ID confirmed by BSBI Rose referee Roger Maskew. Growing on the foreshore at the top of the beach near houses. Could be garden escape or chuck-out. Leaves glabrous; styles free; sepals, lobed, reflexed; pedicels short, partly hidden by large bracts; stig

ID confirmed by BSBI Rose referee Roger Maskew. Growing on the foreshore at the top of the beach near houses. Could be garden escape or chuck-out.
Leaves glabrous; styles free; sepals, lobed, reflexed; pedicels short, partly hidden by large bracts; stigmas in a domed head covering the disc. It keys out straightforwardly to R. x dumalis in the BSBI Rose Handbook.