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wild rose

rosaceae

Description:

huge red hips,golf-ball size and gorgeous ping blooms.

Habitat:

this particular one was sand/soil mix.

Notes:

beautiful wild roses growing along the boardwalk @ Hammonasset Beach St.park.

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3 Comments

@Behn,
hey thanks,behn..i cant believe i didnt see that..those were the biggest rose hips i have ever seen..u had to step way down off the boardwalk,it was a drop,so i leaned over till i bout fell off,so i wasnt able to get as close as i wanted.i am a big rose lover!i cant believe i didnt recognize it for what it was!
thanx agn! :)

Behn
Behn 9 years ago

Wild rose, Rosa species

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose

:)

Middletown, Connecticut, USA

Spotted on Aug 20, 2011
Submitted on Aug 24, 2011

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