Scottish rose
Rosa spinosissima L.

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EDDMapS Distribution

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Rosa
Subject: Rosa spinosissima L.

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
Scots rose, scotch rose

Related Scientific Names:
Rosa pimpinellifolia L. (Synonym)


Plants - Shrub or Subshrub