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Rosa nutkana


Straight thorns on stem. Small serrated leaves and pink flowers in early summer. Keeps rose hips through winter. 


Size:  12 – 18″ T; tends to trailing form

Sun: Prefers full sun

Soil Conditions: Dry, well drained sites


Special Uses:  Supports pollinators, birds, hummingbirds


Forms dense clumps with large pink flowers.  Fruit eaten by birds and small mammals.  Browse for deer and elk. Very hardy.


Habitat Notes: Found in a variety of habitats from open, dry sites to boggy wet areas. Prefers full sun and some moisture to thrive. Prolific spreader.


Nootka Rose

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