Rosa Rugosa rubra
Common Snowberry is a small deciduous shrub with characteristic white to pink flowers and clusters of white fruit.
Red Rugosa Rose is well-known for its incredible cold hardiness and disease resistance. This variety has beautiful crimson red flowers followed by scarlet rose hips in autumn. Try using the rose hips to make syrups or add flavor to existing fruit dishes and drinks.
COMMON SNOWBERRY QUICK FACTS
RED RUGOSA ROSE QUICK FACTS
Spread: 1.2 m (4 ft)
Fall colour: orange-red
Berries: white waxy berry-like drupes
Flowers: pink to white flowers in spring
Bark: red-brown shredded bark
Toxicity: berries toxic to humans
Other Names: common snowberry
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