Rosa palustris (Swamp Rose)
Rosa palustris (Swamp Rose) is a perennial shrub endemic to the eastern United States that grows up to seven feet tall. It's a multi-branched shrub with elegantly arcing branches. The blooms are pale pink and 1 to 2 inches in diameter, and can be solitary or in clusters. The leaves are pinnately split with 7 leaflets and alternate. Swamp Rose grows in swamps, marshes, and along stream banks.
Botanical Name : Rosa palustris
Common Name : Swamp Rose
Height : 6-8 ft
Spread : 4 ft
Germination Info : Germination info: Seed requires 30-60 days warm stratification followed by 90-120 cold
Hardiness zone : 4-9
Other info : Grows well in wet soils. Showy and fragrant flowers.
Average seed per ounce : Approx. 4375