Taxon  Report   10309    
Rosa nutkana  C. Presl
Nootka rose
Rosa nutkana
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Rosa nutkana
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Rosa nutkana
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Rosa nutkana, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Interactive Distribution Map

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Rosa nutkana
© 2007 Matt Below
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Rosa
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian

Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Rosa nutkana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).