Field NameField Value
abundanceLess common
common_nameSalt spray rose
flower_colorpink, white
flowering_monthsMay, June, July, August, September, October
genusRosa
habitatRoadsides and thickets
leaf_arrangementalternate
leaf_formCompound
ripe_fruit_colorRed
scientific_nameRosa rugosa
speciesrugosa
textAn introduced species, not frequently recognized as such. Recently (2005) some patches have been poisoned on Plum Island.
thorns_presentyes
bark

bark
bud

bud
flowers

flowers
fruit

fruit
habit

habit
leaf

leaf