Rosa carolina / Carolina Rose
One of our beautiful native roses, growing in a variety of open and semi-shaded dry habitats. A low shrub with rose-pink blooms, simple and charming. Its large rose hips are rich in vitamin C and make a fine tea. Its open five-petaled flowers are available to a wide diversity of pollinators.
Height: 2′ – 4′ Blooms: June – July
Habitat: Well-drained to moist, sun to shade