Family / Families: Rosaceae Scientific Name(s): Rosa pulverulenta Bieb.
Institution(s): E.H. Lohbrunner Alpine Garden, University of British Columbia Botanical Garden
Accession Number(s): 2003-0066 Location(s): Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Entry Author(s): Daniel Mosquin
Copyright Holder(s): Daniel Mosquin
Image License: Creative Commons License Tags: Photo by Daniel, Rosaceae, Rosales, UBC Botanical Garden
Hips of Rosa pulverulenta
This rose is native to eastern Turkey and the Caucasus–I admire it for its prickles (not thorns!).
This photograph was taken in the Asia Minor section of the Alpine Garden.