Approximately 90.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:4
Type of plant - deciduous shrub
Flower: PINK, to 5cm.dia.
Fruit: RED, subglob., 7-9mm. dia.(scarify, cycle stratify 2 months)
Foliage: 5-9 lanceo. lfts. (moiost to dry soil)
Height in meters: 1.5
Common names for Rosa carolina:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
40: Shrub Seed List, Hardy and Tender
44: Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
45: Bee and Butterfly Attracting also Honey and Pollen Plant Seeds
86: Natives of U.S.North East
87: Natives of Central U.S.A.
89: Natives of U.S.South East
161: Edible Flowers
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
719: North American Native Ethnobotanicals
Rosa carolina seeds will usually germinate in 30-365+ days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow seeds about 1mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 12°C.
(Pre-chill for 3 months).