Rosehip (Rōsa) is a plant from the family Pink (Rosaceae) and order Rosaceae (Rosales). White rosehip has a high decorative effect and can become a worthy decoration of any landscape.
White rose hips are common and popular in our country shrubbery straight plants. It looks very elegant: widely spread and hung arched branches are dotted with white flowers. Flowers can be of different sizes, ordinary and double, depending on the characteristics of the variety. This deciduous fast-growing plant has a height of up to three meters, but individual specimens are higher.
Bark of a bush of brownish and red-green staining. On the shoots there may be a small number of thorns. Leaves of alternating type, unpaired, 5-10 cm long and no more than 2-3 cm wide. The upper part of the leaves is green, with a pronounced gloss, and the lower part is dull and slightly pubescent. The fruits are relatively small, red, oval in shape. The plant belongs to the category of decorative park roses and is the ancestor of several varieties of roses.
White dogrose in the gardens of our country was quite worthy of competition with a multi-flowered or climbing rosehip. Briar terry rosehip is one of the most decorative species and has double white flowers.
Unpretentious and plentifully flowering varieties are of the greatest interest for home gardening.
|Grade name||Plant description||Flowers||Fruit||Pulp|
|"Alba Mediland"||Ground cover with dark green and shiny leaves||Complex structure, white coloring, relatively large sizes||Medium in size, bright red||Juicy enough|
|"Climbing Iceberg"||Medium-sized climbing plant||Terry, snow white, medium size||Rounded, reddish brown||Relatively dense, medium seed|
|Suaveolance||Varietal rosehips suitable for large-scale compositions||Terry type, white dyeing, medium size||Rounded brownish red||Relatively dense, medium seed|
|"Nevada"||Medium growth, up to 2 m tall, compact shrubs with relatively abundant foliage||Semi-double flowers of white coloring with a delicate aroma||Large and beautiful, orange-red color, medium size||Not juicy enough|
|"Oval"||Bush 1.2-1.5 m high||White, with a diameter of not more than 6-8 cm||Rounded, red, weighing about 12 g||Fleshy, juicy and sweet|
|"Victory"||The bush is medium-tall, 1.2-1.5 m high, compact||White with a light pinkish tint, large sizes||Oval, dark red in color, average weight up to 2.5-2.7 g||Very juicy and sweet|
Rosehip saplings of white, like any other, best take root during autumn planting. Experts recommend planting the plant in October or November.
Rosehips can be propagated by seeds, as well as the method of green cuttings, using root offspring or dividing:
Preparation of the site for planting consists in digging the soil to a depth of two bayonets with the removal of weed vegetation and the introduction of humus. Plants should be placed with a row spacing of 3 m. Bushes should be arranged in a row with a distance of 1.5 m. The size of the planting pit should be 40 x 40 cm. Rosehip should be planted after the end of the growing season or in the early spring, before the bud is opened.
The technology for caring for the ornamental shrub is simple and requires compliance with the following rules:
Pruning in the first year of cultivation involves the removal of all weakened root shoots, and the strongest and most developed ones should be left. When pruning in the following years, four well-developed shoots must be left. Trimming at a height of a meter allows for effective tillering. On two-year shoots, you need to trim up to four buds. In old plants, deformed shoots and damaged branches are cut. After ten years of cultivation, it is advisable to gradually replace the plantings with new bushes.