Manipur Forest Flora
A Comprehensive Database of Ligneous Plants of Manipur (India)
Designed & Developed by Forest Research Institute, Dehradun

Complete Taxonomic details of Species: Rosa multiflora Thunb.

Family: Rosaceae Genus: Rosa Species: Rosa multiflora Thunb.






Synonym Rosa quelpaertensis H.L‚v., Rosa polyantha Siebold & Zucc.
Flower Color White
Common Name Multiflora Rose, baby Rose, Japanese Rose Flower Type Panicle
English / Trade Name Baby Rose, Japanese Rose Flowering Period April-June
Vernacular /Local Name Natonchabi Fruiting Period July-Sept
Altitude Up to 2500 m Fruit Type Capsule
Habit Shrub Fruit Details The fleshy round fruits or hips are only 1/4 inch wide, bright red at maturity, leathery capsules by the following spring and each hip contains 6 to 12 straw-colored seeds
Habitat It is a scrambling shrub climbing over other plants and cultivated of western ghat Bark Type Smooth
Distribution Japan, Korea, Eastern China U.S, California And Nevada. Bark Details The trunk bark is grayish-brown to brown
Distribution in manipur Origin Exotic
    Leaf Type Compound
    Leaf Arrangement Alternate (leaves born singly along stem)
    Leaf Shape Ovate
Description of Species Scrambling shrub climbing over other plants to a height of 3–5 m, with stout stems with recurved prickles (sometimes absent). The leaves are 5–10 cm long, compound, with 5-9 leaflets and feathered stipules. The flowers are produced in large corymbs, each flower small, 1.5–4 cm diameter, white or pink, borne in early summer. The hips are reddish to purple, 6–8 mm diameter Leaf Details The leaves are 5–10 cm long 5-9 leaflets and feathered stipules

Specimen's Details / Live Plants Details

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