Taxon  Report   11057 
Rosa rubiginosa  L.
Sweet brier
Rosa rubiginosa
© 2013 Robert Sikora
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Rosa rubiginosa
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Rosa rubiginosa
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Rosa rubiginosa, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California.

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Rosa rubiginosa
© 2005 George W. Hartwell
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Rosa
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Rosa eglanteria
More information about  Rosa rubiginosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2016).

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