Information for Rosa carolina

Approximately 90.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Rosa carolina - 1  packet for 6 Euros
Rosa carolina - 3.50  gram for 17 Euros
Rosa carolina - 7  gram for 28 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 2448
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

Synonyms (alternative names) for Rosa carolina: Rosa humilis, 

Common names for Rosa carolina: Carolina Rose,  Meadow Rose,  Pasture Rose, 

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
597:  Rosaceae
719:   North American Native Ethnobotanicals

Germination guide
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 12C.

(Pre-chill for 3 months).

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