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Rosa multiflora

Submitted by Linda Rohleder on Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:44


Terrestrial Plant
Species (Common): 
Multiflora rose

Rose multiflora: multiflora rose

Plant Identification:

  • Growth form: invasive shrub that can develop into impenetrable, thorny thickets growing to a height of 3 meters
  • Leaf: alternate, pinnately compound, 8-11 cm long and 5-11 leaflets that are 2.5-4 cm long
  • Flowers: white, 1-2 cm across and number 25-100 in long or pointed panicles
  • Fruit: globular to ovoid, .6 cm or less in diameter

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