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This species is accepted, and its native range is Macaronesia, NW. Africa, Europe to Central Asia and Pakistan.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Austria, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Central European Rus, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Kriti, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Madeira, Morocco, Netherlands, North Caucasus, Norway, Pakistan, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Sicilia, South European Russi, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Alabama, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Chile Central, Chile South, Colorado, Connecticut, Falkland Is., Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Mexico, New South Wales, New York, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Newfoundland, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Queensland, Québec, Rhode I., South Australia, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin

Rosa canina L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Ross-Craig, S. [1792], United Kingdom 16087.000
Ross-Craig, S. [1797a], United Kingdom 16499.000
Ross-Craig, S. [1798], United Kingdom 16501.000
Gandoger, M. [341], France K000730248
Gandoger, M. [306], France K000730253
Gandoger, M. [60], France K000730255
Gandoger, M. [234], France K000730260
Gandoger, M. [541], France K000730269
Gandoger, M. [528], France K000730271
Gandoger, M. [70], France K000730272
Gandoger, M. [145], France K000730288
Gandoger, M. [145], France K000730289
Crépin, F. [1014] K000730294
Gandoger, M. [321], France K000730335
Gandoger, M. [211], France K000730337
Gandoger, M. [52], France K000730342
Gandoger, M. [547], France K000730353
Gandoger, M. [343], France K000730354
Gandoger, M. [302], France K000730359
Gandoger, M. [116], France K000730360
Gandoger, M. [118], France K000730368
Gandoger, M. [194], France K000730371
Gandoger, M. [188], France K000730374
Gandoger, M. [192], France K000730382
Gandoger, M. [138], France K000730384
Gandoger, M. [138], France K000730386
Gandoger, M. [141], France K000730388
Gandoger, M. [269], France K000730391
Gandoger, M. [551], France K000730395
Gandoger, M. [80], France K000730397
Gandoger, M. [81], France K000730399
Gandoger, M. [261], France K000730400
Gandoger, M. [177], France K000730404
Gandoger, M. [328], France K000730406
Gandoger, M. [57], France K000730413
Gandoger, M. [22], France K000730418
Gandoger, M. [271], France K000730424
Gandoger, M. [152], France K000730429
Gandoger, M. [130], France K000730432
Gandoger, M. [106], France K000730433
Gandoger, M. [155], France K000730444
Gandoger, M. [323], France K000730445
Gandoger, M. [525], France K000730447
Gandoger, M. [146], France K000730451
Gandoger, M. [351], France K000730455
Gandoger, M. [300], France K000730456
Gandoger, M. [229], France K000730459
Deséglise, P. A. [s.n.], France K000730462
Gay. J. [s.n.] K000730464
Gandoger, M. [98], France K000730472
Gandoger, M. [278], France K000730477
Gandoger, M. [72], France K000730484
Gandoger, M. [558], France K000730486
Gandoger, M. [90], France K000730491
Gandoger, M. [148], France K000730493
Gandoger, M. [298], France K000730495
Gandoger, M. [223], France K000730500
Gandoger, M. [524], France K000730502
Gandoger, M. [59], France K000730513
Gandoger, M. [484], France K000730516
Gandoger, M. [272], France K000730518
Gandoger, M. [181], France K000730525
Gandoger, M. [190], France K000730530
Gandoger, M. [154], France K000730533
Gandoger, M. [326], France K000730538
s.coll. [s.n.] K000730466
Gay. J. [209], France K000730575
Gandoger, M. [191], France K000730279
Gandoger, M. [337], France K000730344
Gandoger, M. [93], France K000730346
Gandoger, M. [50], France K000730250
Gandoger, M. [285], France K000730524
Gandoger, M. [196], France K000730341
Gandoger, M. [210], France K000730369
Gandoger, M. [132], France K000730268
Gandoger, M. [6], France K000730526
Gandoger, M. [35], France K000730256
Gandoger, M. [252], France K000730264
Gandoger, M. [69], France K000730448
Gandoger, M. [144], France K000730507
Gandoger, M. [335], France K000730394
Gandoger, M. [342], France K000730420
Gandoger, M. [288], France K000730532
Gandoger, M. [170], France K000730414
Gandoger, M. [140], France K000730427
Gandoger, M. [277], France K000730454
Gandoger, M. [555], France K000730474
Gandoger, M. [260], France K000730517
Gandoger, M. [14], France K000730244
Gandoger, M. [195], France K000730252
Léman [s.n.] K000730549
Gandoger, M. [293], France K000730336
Gandoger, M. [363], France K000730376
Gandoger, M. [184], France K000730389
Gandoger, M. [307], France K000730247
Gandoger, M. [166], France K000730503
Gandoger, M. [306], France K000730254
Gandoger, M. [24], France K000730529
Gandoger, M. [160], France K000730434
Gandoger, M. [189], France K000730496
Gandoger, M. [8], France K000730349
Gandoger, M. [353], France K000730485
Gandoger, M. [532], France K000730251
Gandoger, M. [135], France K000730430
Léman [s.n.] K000730548
Gandoger, M. [354], France K000730259
Gandoger, M. [361], France K000730478
Gandoger, M. [548], France K000730510
Gandoger, M. [336], France K000730265
Gandoger, M. [330], France K000730278
Gandoger, M. [380], France K000730537
Gandoger, M. [557], France K000730364
Gandoger, M. [200], France K000730504
Gandoger, M. [322], France K000730338
Gandoger, M. [368], France K000730419
Gandoger, M. [54], France K000730245
Gandoger, M. [226], France K000730380
Gandoger, M. [206], France K000730497
Gandoger, M. [12], France K000730508
Gandoger, M. [91], France K000730511
Gandoger, M. [186], France K000730284
Prodan, I. [s.n.], Romania K000730469
Gandoger, M. [240], France K000730270
Gandoger, M. [89], France K000730520
Léman [210], France K000730573
Gandoger, M. [253], France K000730277
Gandoger, M. [537], France K000730487
Gandoger, M. [520], France K000730246
Gandoger, M. [214], France K000730425
Gandoger, M. [276], France K000730333
Gandoger, M. [189], France K000730498
Gandoger, M. [136], France K000730450
Gandoger, M. [23], France K000730528
Gandoger, M. [32], France K000730483
Gandoger, M. [376], France K000730362
Gandoger, M. [48], France K000730436
Gandoger, M. [42], France K000730446
Gandoger, M. [162], France K000730290
Gandoger, M. [143], France K000730519
Gandoger, M. [142], France K000730249
Gandoger, M. [94], France K000730372
Gandoger, M. [98], France K000730410
Gandoger, M. [104], France K000730453
Gandoger, M. [100], France K000730534
Gandoger, M. [s.n.], France K000730267
Gandoger, M. [303], France K000730266
Gandoger, M. [139], France K000730282
Gandoger, M. [161], France K000730398
Gandoger, M. [244], France K000730428
Gandoger, M. [167], France K000730262
Gandoger, M. [364], France K000730409
Gandoger, M. [109], France K000730378
Gandoger, M. [157], France K000730383
Gandoger, M. [220], France K000730441
Gandoger, M. [169], France K000730522
Gandoger, M. [95], France K000730345
Gandoger, M. [176], France K000730373
Prodan, I. [s.n.], Romania K000730467
Gandoger, M. [331], France K000730480
Gandoger, M. [129], France K000730442
Gandoger, M. [221], France K000730458
Gandoger, M. [156], France K000730339
Gandoger, M. [316], France K000730476
Gandoger, M. [204], France K000730286
Gandoger, M. [371], France K000730348
Gandoger, M. [63], France K000730473
Gandoger, M. [295], France K000730539
Gandoger, M. [178], France K000730340
Gandoger, M. [179], France K000730482
Gandoger, M. [531], France K000730514
Puget, L. de [s.n.], France K000730463
Gandoger, M. [183], France K000730512
Gandoger, M. [40], France K000730438
Gandoger, M. [366], France K000730479
Gandoger, M. [88], France K000730381
Gandoger, M. [115], France K000730390
Gandoger, M. [30], France K000730449
Gandoger, M. [49], France K000730489
Gandoger, M. [99], France K000730366
Deséglise, P. A. [1054], France K000730292
Gandoger, M. [538], France K000730457
Gandoger, M. [228], France K000730280
Gandoger, M. [76], France K000730370
Gandoger, M. [238], France K000730416
Gandoger, M. [275], France K000730521
Gandoger, M. [67], France K000730535
Gandoger, M. [258], France K000730285
Gandoger, M. [14], France K000730242
Prodan, I. [1070], Romania K000730468
Deséglise, P. A. [s.n.], France K000730461
Gandoger, M. [308], France K000730407
Gandoger, M. [137], France K000730287
Gandoger, M. [199], France K000730257
Gandoger, M. [77], France K000730275
Gandoger, M. [233], France K000730276
Gandoger, M. [11], France K000730437
Gandoger, M. [17], France K000730363
Gay. J. [s.n.] K000730465
Gandoger, M. [247], France K000730243
Gandoger, M. [397], France K000730387
Gandoger, M. [542], France K000730408
Gandoger, M. [38], France K000730356
Gandoger, M. [34], France K000730375
Gandoger, M. [71], France K000730351
Gandoger, M. [85], France K000730426
Gandoger, M. [216], France K000730481
Gandoger, M. [287], France K000730261
Deséglise, P. A. [s.n.], France K000730460
Gandoger, M. [549], France K000730490
Gandoger, M. [114], France K000730334
Gandoger, M. [117], France K000730439
Gandoger, M. [559], France K000730471
Gandoger, M. [65], France K000730403
Gandoger, M. [341], France K000730515
Gandoger, M. [111], France K000730440
Gandoger, M. [127], France K000730422
Gandoger, M. [231], France K000730273
Gandoger, M. [163], France K000730405
Gandoger, M. [305], France K000730347
Gandoger, M. [369], France K000730365
Gandoger, M. [367], France K000730415
Bastard [s.n.] K000730574
Gandoger, M. [250], France K000730274
Gandoger, M. [198], France K000730283
Gandoger, M. [126], France K000730470
Gandoger, M. [569], France K000730492
Gandoger, M. [9], France K000730423
Gandoger, M. [314], France K000730505
Gandoger, M. [84], France K000730531
Gandoger, M. [120], France K000730536
Gandoger, M. [227], France K000730412
Gandoger, M. [21], France K000730509
Gandoger, M. [334], France K000730281
Gandoger, M. [540], France K000730452
Gandoger, M. [10], France K000730361
Gandoger, M. [224], France K000730367
Gandoger, M. [346], France K000730475
Gandoger, M. [107], France K000730291
Gandoger, M. [273], France K000730379
Gandoger, M. [543], France K000730494
Gandoger, M. [286], France K000730392
Gandoger, M. [339], France K000730523
Gandoger, M. [254], France K000730343
Gandoger, M. [243], France K000730499
Gay. J. [227] K000730565
Gandoger, M. [133], France K000730527
Gandoger, M. [18], France K000730431
Gandoger, M. [517], France K000730506
Gandoger, M. [37], France K000730501
Gay. J. [s.n.] K000730566
Gandoger, M. [553], France K000730385
Gandoger, M. [373], France K000730393
Gay. J. [s.n.] K000730567
Gandoger, M. [532], France K000730401
Gandoger, M. [526], France K000730443
Gandoger, M. [97], France K000730402
Gandoger, M. [297], France K000730417
Gandoger, M. [207], France K000730258
Gandoger, M. [564], France K000730358
Gandoger, M. [332], France K000730421
Gandoger, M. [165], France K000730435
Gandoger, M. [41], France K000730357
Gandoger, M. [567], France K000730488
Gandoger, M. [327], France K000730263
Gandoger, M. [92], France K000730350
Gandoger, M. [394], France K000730352
Gandoger, M. [527], France K000730355
Gandoger, M. [31], Spain K000730377
Gandoger, M. [257], France K000730411
Gandoger, M. [267], France K000730396

First published in Sp. Pl.: 491 (1753)

Accepted by

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Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ackerfield, J. (2015). Flora of Colorado: 1-818. BRIT Press.
  • Allred, K.W. (2012). Flora Neomexicana, ed. 2, 1: 1-599. Range Science Herbarium, Las Cruces, New Mexico.
  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2014). Flora of North America North of Mexico 9: 1-713. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Hansen, A. & Sunding, P. (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295.
  • Hnatiuk, R.J. (1990). Census of Australian vascular plants Australian Flora and Fauna Series 11: 1-650.
  • Korovin, E.P. & Vvedensky, A.I. (eds.) (1955). Flora Uzbekistana 3: 1-824. Izd-va Akademii nauk Uzbekskoi SSR, Tashkent.
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  • Kurtto, A., Lampinen, R. & Junikka, L. (2004). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 13: 1-320.
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  • Lewis, W.H. & Elvin-Lewis, M. (2017). New records and range extensions for Rosa (Rosaceae) in North America Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 11: 185-191.
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