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Plant Type: Shrub

Life Cycle: Perennial

Domestication Type:

Origin: Europe

Flower Color: white

Number of Petals: 5

Edibility: The leaves and the rose hips can be used fresh or dried as tea. Rose hips may also be eaten raw and are exceptionally high in vitamin C. Rose petals may be eaten fresh in salads.

Medicinal: Tea is said to promote circulation.