PRICKLY ROSE suitable for counties:
COLORADO: Alamosa, Boulder, Clear Creek, Costilla, Delta, Douglas, El Paso, Fremont, Garfield, Gilpin, Grand, Jefferson, Lake, Larimer, Mineral, Moffat, Park, Rio Blanco, Rio Grande, Routt, Saguache
ALASKA: All counties
KANSAS: All counties
ILLINOIS: Jo Daviess
IDAHO: Idaho, Lemhi
IOWA: Woodbury
MINNESOTA: Aitkin, Anoka, Carlton, Clearwater, Cook, Crow Wing, Douglas, Fillmore, Houston, Hubbard, Itasca, Kittson, Koochiching, Lake, Lake of the Woods, Marshall, Pine, Pope, Roseau, St. Louis, Winona
MICHIGAN: Alcona, Alger, Alpena, Antrim, Baraga, Berrien, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Chippewa, Delta, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Houghton, Iosco, Iron, Kalkaska, Keweenaw, Leelanau, Mackinac, Marquette, Menominee, Montmorency, Muskegon, Ontonagon, Oscoda, Ottawa, Presque Isle, Schoolcraft
MAINE: Aroostook, Cumberland, Franklin, Knox, Sagadahoc
MASSACHUSETTS: Berkshire, Norfolk
NEW MEXICO: Colfax, Rio Arriba, San Juan, Socorro
NEW HAMPSHIRE: Coos, Sullivan
NORTH DAKOTA: Bottineau, Cavalier, Pembina, Ransom, Renville, Ward
MONTANA: Big Horn, Flathead, Jefferson, Lincoln, Musselshell, Phillips, Powell, Prairie, Richland, Roosevelt, Rosebud, Sanders, Valley, Wheatland, Yellowstone
VERMONT: Addison, Bennington, Chittenden, Rutland
SOUTH DAKOTA: Charles Mix, Codington, Custer, Day, Harding, Lawrence, Lyman, Meade, Pennington, Roberts, Shannon
RHODE ISLAND: All counties
NEW YORK: Clinton, Essex, Genesee, Warren, Washington
WYOMING: Albany, Big Horn, Campbell, Carbon, Crook, Fremont, Hot Springs, Johnson, Laramie, Lincoln, Natrona, Park, Sheridan, Sublette, Teton, Weston
WEST VIRGINIA: Hampshire, Kanawha, Pendleton
WISCONSIN: Ashland, Door

Prickly rose belongs to family of rosaceae plants, its species name is acicularis. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Prickly rose has green foliage and bears red colored flowers. Prickly rose booms in early summer.The plant grows in erect form with multiple stems. Prickly rose is a fast growing plant, a mature Prickly rose can grow up to 4.0 feet. This plant has very low tolerance to draught conditons. Other varieties of this plant are prickly roseprickly rose,,Rosa acicularis ssp. acicularis var. nipponensisRosa acicularis ssp. acicularis var. nipponensis, and prickly rose

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Red
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Multiple Stem
Growth Rate : Rapid Height, Mature (feet) : 4.0
Drought Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 200
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -38 Palatable Human : Yes
Bloom Period : Early Summer


Bloom Period : Early Summer Commercial Availability : Contracting Only
Fruit/Seed Abundance : High Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Spring
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Persistence : Yes
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : Yes Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 32000
Seed Spread Rate : Moderate Seedling Vigor : High
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : Moderate


Berry/Nut/Seed Product : Yes Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : - -
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : No
Nursery Stock Product : Yes Palatable Browse Animal : High
Palatable Graze Animal : High Palatable Human : Yes
Post Product : No Protein Potential : Medium
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No


Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : Medium
Coppice Potential : Yes Fall Conspicuous : Yes
Fire Resistance : Yes Flower Color : Red
Flower Conspicuous : Yes Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Moderate Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous
Foliage Texture : Fine Fruit Color : Red
Fruit Conspicuous : Yes Growth Form : Multiple Stem
Growth Rate : Rapid Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 1
Height, Mature (feet) : 4.0 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Moderate
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : Yes Shape and Orientation : Erect
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : No Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : Yes Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : Low Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : Low Fertility Requirement : Low
Fire Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 200
Hedge Tolerance : High Moisture Use : High
pH (Minimum) : 6.8 pH (Maximum) : 7.5
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 2000 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 5000
Precipitation (Minimum) : 60 Precipitation (Maximum) : 60
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 6 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Tolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -38



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Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. acicularis. China.
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Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 2: 283. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.
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