Taxon  Report   7180 
Rosa canina  L.
Dog rose
Rosa canina
© 2004 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
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Rosa canina
© 2014 Dean Wm. Taylor
Rosa canina, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Rosa canina
© 2004 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Rosa
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Rosa corymbifera
More information about  Rosa canina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (ROCA3)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 24, 2016).

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