Botanical Name: Rosa nitida
Alternative Common Name: Maritime Rose
Height: about 1 m
Season of bloom: early summer
Growing Conditions: Sun, moist, well-drained soil.
From Ottawa Valley or eastern Ontario sources: Original seed from Nova Scotia
Remarks: Fab fall colour. Spreads readily in loose soil.
Similar species: Smooth Rose
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