1. Family: Rosaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Rosa L.
      1. Rosa canina L.

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

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    Distribution

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

    First published in Sp. Pl. 1: 491 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • 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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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.
    • Ackerfield, J. (2015). Flora of Colorado: 1-818. BRIT Press.
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2014). Flora of North America North of Mexico 9: 1-713. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Allred, K.W. (2012). Flora Neomexicana, ed. 2, 1: 1-599. Range Science Herbarium, Las Cruces, New Mexico.
    • Lazkov, G.A. & Sultanova, B.A. (2011). Checklist of vascular plants of Kyrgyzstan Norrlinia 24: 1-166.
    • Kral, R., Diamond, A.R., Ginzbarg, S.L., Hansen, C.J., Haynes, R.R., Keener, B.R., Lelong, M.G., Spaulding, D.D. & Woods, M. (2011). Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Alabama: 1-112. Botanical reseach institute of Texas.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
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    • 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.
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