Nootka rose is a deciduous flowering shrub with attractive pink blossoms that are 1.5-3″ wide. Blooms from late spring to mid-summer. Grows up to 9′ tall with prickles at the base of each toothed leaf.
|Habitats||Oak Woodland, Upland Prairie and Savanna, Riparian Forests, Bottomland Forests, Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland, Shrub Swamp, Shallow Marsh, Wet Prairie|
|Habitat Notes||A common roadside species in the valley.|
|Shade Preference||full sun, part shade|
|Soil Tolerance||Adaptable to most soils|
|Special Uses||Attracts insects, bees and butterflies; Provides wildlife forage, cover and food; Ornamental|