| Uses: Culinary/Medicinal/Beverage/Aromatic
|| Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 5-8) |
| When to Sow: Spring/Late Summer/Early Fall
|| Ease of Germination: Difficult/Special Treatment Required |
| (Wild rose)
A wild rose found growing in eastern and western North America. Fruits or rosehips are 20 times richer in vitamin C than oranges. Delicious in preserves, sauces and tea. Pink flowers have delicate fragrance; June.