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Dog rose

Rosa canina

Description:

Common european shrub, often found along waysides, fields, forest edges and open woodlands. Has red berries in autumn, containing a high level of vitamin C. After being exposed to frost the berries become soft and the pulp inside can be eaten or used for making jam.

Habitat:

Forest edge.


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Meik Meißner
Spotted by
Meik Meißner

Göttingen, Niedersachsen (Landmasse), Germany

Lat: 51.56, Long: 9.96

Spotted on May 28, 2011
Submitted on Nov 25, 2011

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