The Wood rose is a much-branched, deciduous shrub, up to 5 ft. tall, often growing in dense thickets. Stems are red and prickled on their lower portions, though not as well-armed as other wild roses. Leaves are pinnately-compoud with five to nine leaflets. Pink, five-petaled flowers, 2 in. across, are followed by many orange-red hips.
Size Class: 3-6 ft.
Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul
Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade