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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Rosa setigera   FAMILY Rosaceae   Go to FSUS key


INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rosa setigera var. setigera   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Rosa setigera

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database
Rosa setigera var. tomentosa

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 097-11-001:
Rosa setigera   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Rosa setigera

 

COMMON NAME:
Ozark Rose, Climbing Prairie Rose


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image of Rosa setigera, Ozark Rose, Climbing Prairie Rose

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_rose2_001_lvd

        

image of Rosa setigera, Ozark Rose, Climbing Prairie Rose

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / US Forest Service    pnd_rose2_003_lvd

        

image of Rosa setigera, Ozark Rose, Climbing Prairie Rose

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide    pnd_rose2_005_lvd

        

image of Rosa setigera, Ozark Rose, Climbing Prairie Rose

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_rosa_setigera_2

May        

Tolerant of a wide range of moisture conditions from moist to drought, per Gardening with the Native Plants of Tennessee.

image of Rosa setigera, Ozark Rose, Climbing Prairie Rose

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_r_setigera_mchx_6

June        

The 5 wide petals are about 1" long and notched at the tip, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Rosa setigera   FAMILY Rosaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rosa setigera var. setigera   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Rosa setigera

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database
Rosa setigera var. tomentosa

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 097-11-001:
Rosa setigera   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Rosa setigera

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

1261

Subshrub; Woody vine
Perennial

Native to parts of North Carolina & Georgia

Rare

Habitat: Dry-mesic to mesic upland forests and woodlands, prairies, bluffs, bottomland and riparian forests, stream banks, pastures, old fields, roadsides; nativity uncertain in portions of our area, per Weakley's Flora

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IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Stems armed with many small prickles along the internodes

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Odd-pinnately compound: 3(5) leaflets
Alternate
Stipules conspicuous, narrow, entire or remotely toothed, mostly adnate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Pink
Radially symmetrical
5 united sepals
5 petals
Numerous stamens

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Red
Hip

 

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