Rosa woodsii var. fendleri
Rosa woodsii var. fendleri, commonly known as Fendler's rose, is a shrub.
Rosa woodsii var. fendleri was already described and the name validly published by FranÃ§ois CrÃ©pin. It was Per Axel Rydberg, however, who reclassified it into todays valid botanical systematics in 1895.
The shrubs reach heights of 50 to 150 centimetres.
Wood and Bark
Rosa woodsii var. fendleri is deciduous. The imparipinnate leaves are alternate. The elliptic leaflets are serrate and petiolate.
Flowers and Fruits
Rosa woodsii var. fendleri produces corymbs of five-stellate flowers from May to July.
The shrubs carry orange hips.
Rosa woodsii var. fendleri is native to Canada, the Northwest of the US, the Rocky Mountains, the central Northeast of the US, California, the Southwest of the US and Mexico.
The shrubs prefer a sunny to half-shady situation on dry to moderately moist soil. The substrate should be sandy-loamy or gritty-loamy soil. They tolerate temperatures down to -35Â°C (USDA zone 4).
Maintenance and Propagation
Pests and Diseases
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