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Rosa virginiana

Common Name(s):

Phonetic Spelling
ROH-sah ver-jin-ee-AY-nah
Description

Purple to red-orange to yellow fall foliage; glossy dark green leaves; dense mass of erect canes

 

Cultivars:
Tags:
#deciduous#fall color#birds#wildlife plant#fall foliage#fall interest#cpp
Cultivars:
Tags:
#deciduous#fall color#birds#wildlife plant#fall foliage#fall interest#cpp
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Rosa
    Species:
    virginiana
    Family:
    Rosaceae
    Wildlife Value:
    Attracts birds
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Native Plant
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Color:
    Red/Burgundy
    Display/Harvest Time:
    Fall
    Fruit Length:
    1-3 inches
    Fruit Description:
    shiney scarlet hips that persist into winter
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Pink
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Size:
    1-3 inches
    Flower Description:
    2 in. single pale pink flowers in summer
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Green
    Orange
    Purple/Lavender
    Leaf Feel:
    Glossy
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Purple to red-orange to yellow fall foliage; glossy dark green leaves
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Attracts:
    Songbirds