Rosa gallica and Rosa canina illustrations

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Rosa gallica & canina are considerated old roses?

Ilustration of Rosa gallica

Ilustration of Rosa Canina

They are considered old roses since they already existed before the introduction of the Tea rose. They are wild roses that can be found spontaneously and, although they don’ t have such beautiful flowers as the modern species, they are the ones with medicinal properties

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28 March, 2019

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