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Rosa virginiana var. virginiana

Rosa virginiana Mill. var. virginiana

Virginia Rose

Rosaceae (Rose Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N), SPM (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Autumn Foliage: yes

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink


USA: AL , CT , DC , DE , GA , IL , MA , MD , ME , MO , NC , NH , NJ , NY , PA , RI , TN , VA , VT
Canada: NB , NS , PE


Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees
Special Value to Bumble Bees
Provides Nesting Materials/Structure for Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Rosa virginiana var. virginiana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Rosa virginiana var. virginiana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rosa virginiana var. virginiana


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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