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Rosa moschata

Family: Rosaceae

Common name: ROSE MUSK ROSE

Native to: Unknown In The Wild


Type: shrub

Forms: erect, spreading

Leaves deciduous

Max height: 32.8 feet

Max width: 32.8 feet


white/off white


dark, green


Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly, bird

Plant part consumed by birds: flower, fruit

Plant features: deciduous

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: cutting, seed

flowers in fall

flowers in summer

Soil type: wide range

USDA Zones: zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: 0 to +30 °F

Water: moist