'R. palustris' rose Description
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Medium pink Species.
Exhibition name: R. palustris
Violet - pink. Moderate, sweet fragrance. Average diameter 2". Medium to large, single (4-8 petals), cluster-flowered bloom form. Once-blooming spring or summer.
Tall, spreading, upright. Glossy, medium green, dark green foliage. 5 to 7 leaflets.
Height of 4' to 8' (120 to 245 cm). Width of 4' (120 cm).
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Rosa palustris Marshall. Arbust. amer.: 135. 1785
Rosa pensylvanica Michx. Fl. bor.-amer. 1: 296. 1803
Rosa hudsoniana Redouté & Thory. Roses 1: 95, t. 35, 1818.
Rosa hudsoniana subtaxon salicifolia Thory. Roses 1: 95. 1818
Hips are oval and red, prickles are hooked, and stipules are long and very narrow.