Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales
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Read more about Damask Rose at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
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Documented growing wild in - NC -
Look for it in disturbed areas (it can be persistent after cultivation), per Weakley's Flora
IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Stems armed with many small prickles along the internodes
Odd-pinnately compound: 5(7) leaflets
Stipules conspicuous, ciliate, occasionally few stipitate glands, mostly adnate
5 united sepals
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