|Photo by John R. Gwaltney, Southeastern Flora.com|
|Division:||Magnoliophyta - Flowering plants|
|Class:||Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons|
| Rosa bracteata|
|Natural range of Rosa bracteata from USDA NRCS Plants Database.|
Common names: Macartney rose, Chickasaw Rose
- 1 Taxonomic notes
- 2 Description
- 3 Distribution
- 4 Ecology
- 5 Conservation and Management
- 6 Cultivation and restoration
- 7 Photo Gallery
- 8 References and notes
Rosa bracteata was introduced to Europe in 1795, and later to the United States, where it became widely naturalized and invasive in parts of the southeast, and in the West Indies. The Flora of North America.
A description of Rosa bracteata is provided in The Flora of North America.
It has been observed flowering from May to July.
Seed bank and germination
The following Hymenoptera families and species were observed visiting flowers of Rosa bracteata at Archbold Biological Station:
Apidae: Bombus pennsylvanicus
Halictidae: Halictus poeyi, Lasioglossum coreopsis
Use by animals
Diseases and parasites
Conservation and Management
Cultivation and restoration
Flower of Rosa bracteata
Photo by John R. Gwaltney, Southeastern Flora.com
References and notes
- Nelson, G. PanFlora: Plant data for the eastern United States with emphasis on the Southeastern Coastal Plains, Florida, and the Florida Panhandle. www.gilnelson.com/PanFlora/ Accessed: 13 DEC 2016
- Deyrup, M.A. and N.D. 2015. Database of observations of Hymenoptera visitations to flowers of plants on Archbold Biological Station, Florida, USA.