Shining Rose (Rosa nitida)

Shining Rose (Rosa Nitida)
Credit: Sten Porse | Own photo, taken in Jutland. | License: CC-BY-SA-2.5,2.0,1.0 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL

Rosa Nitida, or more commonly know as Shining Rose, is a subshrub of the genus Rosa. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Rosa Nitida or Shining Rose's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Rhode Island and Vermont.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Rosa
  • Family: Rosaceae
  • Order: Rosales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Subshrub
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N) SPM (N)
  • State T/E Status: CT (SC) NY (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: CT (shining rose) NY (shining rose)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACW+
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACW+)

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