Rosa canina x obtusifolia (R. x dumetorum)

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaRosaceaeRosaRosa canina x obtusifolia (R. x dumetorum)

Ecology

A deciduous shrub found in scrub, hedgerows, on road verges, tracksides and other open habitats. It is a fertile hybrid which usually occurs in areas where both parents are present, but is not uncommon in some areas when R. obtusifolia is rare or even absent. It grows mainly on calcareous soils. Lowland.

Status

Native

World Distribution

Wider distribution uncertain.

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000033295