Rosa palustris, PA Ecotype
Swamp Rose, PA Ecotype
Provides food and cover for songbirds, deer, ruffed grouse, pheasants and wild turkey.
General Product Information:
Item Number: ROSPAL01
Species Type: Native
Pollinator Favorites, Woody Trees, Shrubs & Vines
Classification: Woody Deciduous Shrub
Characteristics: An attractive, rhizomatous shrub species; flowers develop rose hips that last into winter.
Habitat: Streambanks, wetlands, marshes.
Bloom Period: May to July
Flower Color: Pink
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 8.1 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 18 in
pH: 4.0 – 7.0
Pollinator Value: Medium
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.5% and not more than 2.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine