Rosa carolina plant catalog 2017 (1 of 1)

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

Provenance: NJ