Rosa canina x rubiginosa (R. x nitidula)

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaRosaceaeRosaRosa canina x rubiginosa (R. x nitidula)

Ecology

An upright deciduous shrub of woodland, hedgerows, scrub, rocky grassland, sand dunes, cliffs, disused quarries and roadsides. It prefers well-drained calcareous soils. It has recently been found in urban areas where R. rubiginosa has been used for landscaping. It is fertile and backcrossing is frequent. Lowland.

Status

Native

World Distribution

Wider distribution uncertain.

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000161914