SWAMP ROSE

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SWAMP ROSE suitable for counties:
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: District of Columbia
CONNECTICUT: Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Tolland, Windham
ARKANSAS: Arkansas, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, Drew, Greene, Jefferson, Lawrence, Monroe, Phillips, Poinsett, Prairie, Woodruff
ALABAMA: Calhoun, Houston, Madison, Pike
IOWA: All counties
GEORGIA: Baker, Barrow, Calhoun, Camden, Charlton, Chatham, Clarke, Clayton, Clinch, Crisp, Dougherty, Early, Elbert, Fayette, Gordon, Grady, Lee, Rabun, Towns
FLORIDA: Alachua, Citrus, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Flagler, Franklin, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Hernando, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lake, Levy, Liberty, Marion, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, St. Johns, Sumter, Taylor, Union, Volusia, Wakulla
DELAWARE: New Castle
LOUISIANA: Caddo
KENTUCKY: Adair, Ballard, Barren, Bath, Bullitt, Casey, Daviess, Edmonson, Estill, Franklin, Graves, Greenup, Hancock, Hardin, Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins, Letcher, Meade, Montgomery, Muhlenberg, Oldham, Powell, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Rowan, Union, Warren
INDIANA: Adams, Blackford, Boone, Brown, Carroll, Cass, Clark, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, De Kalb, Decatur, Delaware, Dubois, Elkhart, Floyd, Fountain, Fulton, Gibson, Grant, Greene, Hamilton, Harrison, Hendricks, Henry, Howard, Huntington, Jackson, Jasper, Jay, Jefferson, Jennings, Johnson, Knox, Kosciusko, La Porte, Lagrange, Lake, Lawrence, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Martin, Miami, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Newton, Noble, Orange, Owen, Parke, Pike, Porter, Posey, Pulaski, Putnam, Randolph, Ripley, Rush, Scott, Spencer, St. Joseph, Starke, Steuben, Sullivan, Tippecanoe, Tipton, Vanderburgh, Vigo, Wabash, Warren, Warrick, Washington, Wayne, Wells, White, Whitley
ILLINOIS: Adams, Alexander, Bond, Boone, Bureau, Clark, Clay, Cook, Crawford, Cumberland, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Ford, Iroquois, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Kankakee, La Salle, Lake, Lawrence, Lee, Marion, Mason, Massac, McHenry, McLean, Moultrie, Pope, Pulaski, Randolph, Richland, Sangamon, Stephenson, Tazewell, Union, Wabash, White, Whiteside, Will, Winnebago, Woodford
MICHIGAN: Alger, Allegan, Antrim, Baraga, Barry, Bay, Benzie, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Chippewa, Clare, Clinton, Delta, Eaton, Emmet, Genesee, Grand Traverse, Gratiot, Hillsdale, Houghton, Huron, Ingham, Ionia, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Kalkaska, Kent, Keweenaw, Lake, Lapeer, Leelanau, Lenawee, Livingston, Luce, Mackinac, Macomb, Manistee, Marquette, Mason, Menominee, Midland, Monroe, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oakland, Ogemaw, Ontonagon, Ottawa, Presque Isle, Roscommon, Sanilac, Schoolcraft, Shiawassee, St. Clair, St. Joseph, Tuscola, Van Buren, Washtenaw, Wayne, Wexford
MAINE: Androscoggin, Aroostook, Cumberland, Franklin, Hancock, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Oxford, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Sagadahoc, Somerset, Waldo, Washington, York
MARYLAND: All counties
MASSACHUSETTS: Barnstable, Berkshire, Bristol, Dukes, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Nantucket, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk, Worcester
NEW HAMPSHIRE: Belknap, Carroll, Cheshire, Coos, Grafton, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham, Strafford, Sullivan
NORTH CAROLINA: Alamance, Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Buncombe, Cabarrus, Caldwell, Camden, Catawba, Chatham, Chowan, Clay, Columbus, Craven, Currituck, Dare, Davidson, Davie, Duplin, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Gates, Graham, Granville, Greene, Guilford, Halifax, Haywood, Henderson, Hertford, Hyde, Iredell, Jackson, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Lincoln, Macon, Martin, Mecklenburg, Mitchell, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Orange, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Person, Pitt, Randolph, Robeson, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Surry, Transylvania, Tyrrell, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, Washington, Watauga, Wayne, Wilkes, Wilson
MISSISSIPPI: Franklin, Kemper, Lafayette, Marshall, Pontotoc, Tippah, Wilkinson
MISSOURI: Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Dunklin, Iron, Madison, Mississippi, New Madrid, Pemiscot, Reynolds, Ripley, Scott, Stoddard, Wayne
PENNSYLVANIA: Adams, Allegheny, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Centre, Chester, Clearfield, Clinton, Crawford, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Greene, Huntingdon, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, Northumberland, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Union, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, York
OHIO: Adams, Allen, Ashland, Ashtabula, Athens, Auglaize, Belmont, Brown, Butler, Carroll, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Columbiana, Coshocton, Crawford, Cuyahoga, Darke, Defiance, Delaware, Erie, Fairfield, Fulton, Gallia, Geauga, Greene, Guernsey, Hamilton, Hancock, Hardin, Harrison, Henry, Highland, Hocking, Holmes, Huron, Jackson, Jefferson, Knox, Lake, Lawrence, Licking, Logan, Lorain, Lucas, Mahoning, Marion, Medina, Meigs, Mercer, Miami, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Morrow, Muskingum, Noble, Ottawa, Paulding, Perry, Pike, Portage, Putnam, Richland, Ross, Sandusky, Scioto, Seneca, Shelby, Stark, Summit, Trumbull, Tuscarawas, Union, Van Wert, Vinton, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Williams, Wood, Wyandot
NEW YORK: Albany, Bronx, Broome, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Columbia, Delaware, Dutchess, Erie, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Genesee, Greene, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Livingston, Madison, Monroe, Nassau, Niagara, Oneida, Onondaga, Ontario, Orange, Oswego, Otsego, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Schenectady, St. Lawrence, Steuben, Suffolk, Sullivan, Tompkins, Ulster, Warren, Washington, Westchester, Wyoming, Yates
NEW JERSEY: Atlantic, Burlington, Cape May, Essex, Hudson, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Salem, Somerset, Sussex, Warren
VIRGINIA: Accomack, Albemarle, Amelia, Amherst, Arlington, Augusta, Bath, Bedford, Bland, Botetourt, Brunswick, Buckingham, Campbell, Caroline, Charles City, Charlotte, Chesapeake, Chesterfield, Craig, Culpeper, Cumberland, Dinwiddie, Essex, Fairfax, Fauquier, Fluvanna, Giles, Gloucester, Grayson, Greene, Greensville, Halifax, Hampton, Hanover, Henrico, Henry, Highland, Isle of Wight, James City, King and Queen, King George, King William, Lancaster, Lee, Loudoun, Louisa, Lunenburg, Madison, Mathews, Mecklenburg, Middlesex, Montgomery, Nelson, New Kent, Newport News, Northampton, Northumberland, Nottoway, Orange, Patrick, Pittsylvania, Powhatan, Prince Edward, Prince George, Prince William, Pulaski, Richmond, Rockingham, Russell, Scott, Shenandoah, Smyth, Southampton, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Suffolk, Surry, Sussex, Tazewell, Virginia Beach, Warren, Washington, Westmoreland, Wise, Wythe, York
TENNESSEE: Anderson, Benton, Bledsoe, Blount, Carter, Chester, Cocke, Coffee, Cumberland, Decatur, Dickson, Dyer, Fentress, Gibson, Greene, Grundy, Hardeman, Haywood, Henry, Jackson, Johnson, Lake, Marion, McNairy, Monroe, Montgomery, Obion, Overton, Polk, Putnam, Robertson, Sevier, Stewart, Sullivan, Unicoi, Van Buren, Warren, Washington, White
SOUTH CAROLINA: Bamberg, Beaufort, Charleston, Colleton, Darlington, Florence, Georgetown, Horry, Kershaw, Marion, Pickens, Williamsburg
RHODE ISLAND: Bristol, Kent, Newport, Providence, Washington
WEST VIRGINIA: Cabell, Fayette, Greenbrier, Hampshire, Hardy, Harrison, Marshall, Mason, Mercer, Mineral, Monongalia, Nicholas, Pendleton, Pocahontas, Preston, Raleigh, Randolph, Ritchie, Summers, Tucker, Upshur, Webster, Wood, Wyoming
WISCONSIN: Brown, Door, Jefferson, Kenosha, Marinette, Oconto, Ozaukee, Racine
VERMONT: Addison, Bennington, Caledonia, Chittenden, Essex, Orleans, Rutland, Windham, Windsor

Swamp rose belongs to family of rosaceae plants, its species name is palustris. This plant grows actively in summer. Swamp rose has green foliage and bears red colored flowers. Swamp rose booms in spring.The plant grows in erect form. Swamp rose is a moderately growing plant, a mature Swamp rose can grow up to 8.2 feet. This plant has very low tolerance to draught conditons.

Active Growth Period : Summer Flower Color : Red
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Rhizomatous
Growth Rate : Moderate Height, Mature (feet) : 8.2
Drought Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 95
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -33 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Spring
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Spring Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance : Medium Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Summer Fruit/Seed Persistence : Yes
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : No Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : - -
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : Medium
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : Slow

Use

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

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : Medium C:N Ratio : - -
Coppice Potential : No Fall Conspicuous : No
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Red
Flower Conspicuous : Yes Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Moderate Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous
Foliage Texture : Fine Fruit Color : Yellow
Fruit Conspicuous : Yes Growth Form : Rhizomatous
Growth Rate : Moderate Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 8
Height, Mature (feet) : 8.2 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Long
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 : Medium
CaCO3 Tolerance : Low Cold Stratification Required : No
Drought Tolerance : Low Fertility Requirement : Medium
Fire Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 95
Hedge Tolerance : Low Moisture Use : Medium
pH (Minimum) : 4.0 pH (Maximum) : 7.0
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 2700 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 3600
Precipitation (Minimum) : 50 Precipitation (Maximum) : 50
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 18 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Tolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -33

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Robert H. Mohlenbrock. USDA SCS. 1989. Midwest wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. Midwest National Technical Center, Lincoln. Courtesy of USDA NRCS Wetland Science Institute.
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USDA NRCS. Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Provided by NRCS National Wetland Team, Fort Worth, TX.

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