Rosa foetida Herrm.

Austrian Briar, Austrian Copper Rose, Austrian Yellow Rose


Family: Rosaceae

Genus: Rosa

Category: Shrub - Deciduous

Size: To 8' tall

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun

Description: 

Brown stems and black thorns. Yellow flowers with yellow stamens. One of the parents of many of today's modern hybrids.

History: 

Published in De Rosa 18 in 1762, also listed as "Diss. Bot.-Med. Rosa".

Native to temperate Asia and Pakistan.

Synonym Rosa lutea Mill.

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