Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 15365 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Rosa canina L.
Common name   dog rose
Kimberly Eagle   30  
Coll. Date 29 September 2009 
United States
Locality Wasatch Range, Rock Canyon, ca. 1 mile E of the trailhead.
     Elev.: 5200 ft. (1585 m.)
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 40° 15'  56.53" N, 111° 37'  22.14" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Rosa canina L.

     Rosa canina var. dumetorum Baker

Common Name(s): dog rose.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24819, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Rosaceae
                                    Genus: Rosa
                                        Species: Rosa canina


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00174s1.jpg 
specimen image: 00373s1.jpg 
specimen image: 00374s1.jpg 
specimen image: 00375s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02598s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15011 Abies concolor      "white fir" 2123 ft. E
02207 Abies concolor      "white fir" same section
02180 Acer glabrum  var. glabrum   "New Mexico maple" same section
02181 Acer grandidentatum      "bigtooth maple" same section
02067 Acer grandidentatum      "bigtooth maple" same section
02507 Acer grandidentatum      "bigtooth maple" 1.2 mi. N
01674 Agoseris glauca  var. laciniata   "Arizona mountain dandelion" 1.9 mi. S
15262 Alnus incana      "gray alder" 2006 ft. E
02175 Amelanchier alnifolia      "Saskatoon serviceberry" same section
06825 Amsinckia menziesii      "Menzies' fiddleneck" same section
15123 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. ludoviciana   "Louisiana wormwood" 1289 ft. SE
15367 Artemisia tridentata      "big sagebrush" same section
02203 Artemisia tridentata  var. vaseyana   "Vasey's big sagebrush" same section
05838 Asclepias asperula      "spider milkweed" 1746 ft. W
08505 Asclepias asperula      "spider milkweed" 2.3 mi. S
03123 Asclepias asperula      "spider milkweed" same section
01445 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" 1.3 mi. NE
14925 Balsamorhiza       "balsamroot" 2165 ft. SE
15407 Berberis repens      "Oregongrape" 486 ft. W
15009 Berberis repens      "Oregongrape" 1277 ft. SE
15125 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" 1289 ft. SE
02174 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" same section
14926 Boraginaceae      2165 ft. SE
02068 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" same section
14998 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" 1919 ft. W
02167 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" same section
02183 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" same section
15319 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 1542 ft. E
02166 Celtis occidentalis      "common hackberry" same section
15409 Celtis reticulata     486 ft. W
14619 Celtis reticulata     2125 ft. E
09216 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" 2738 ft. W
02185 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" same section
01677 Chaenactis douglasii      "Douglas' dusty-maiden" 1.9 mi. S
15366 Chrysothamnus nauseosus      "rubber rabbitbrush" same section
14627 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 438 ft. W
02069 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" same section
15412 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 486 ft. W
01447 Convolvulus arvensis      "field bindweed" 1.3 mi. NE
02070 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" same section
01667 Crepis acuminata      "tapertip hawksbeard" 1.9 mi. S
01448 Crepis occidentalis  var. pumila   "western hawksbeard" 1.3 mi. NE
15316 Cynoglossum officinale      "gypsyflower" 1542 ft. E
01668 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 1.9 mi. S
15313 Equisetum       "horsetail" 1.6 mi. SE
02168 Eremogone ferrisiae     same section
02506 Eremogone ferrisiae      "desert sandwort" 1.2 mi. N
15410 Eremogone macradenia      "desert sandwort" 486 ft. W
15107 Eremogone macradenia      "desert sandwort" 2065 ft. E
02792 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. majus   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" 1.3 mi. NE
15368 Gutierrezia sarothrae      "common snakeweed" same section
01676 Hackelia floribunda      "many-flowered stickseed" 1.9 mi. S
02024 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "northern sweetvetch" 2076 ft. E
02020 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "northern sweetvetch" 1082 ft. E
02171 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" same section
02176 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" same section
01673 Hydrophyllum capitatum  var. capitatum   "purple cat's breeches" 1.9 mi. S
14624 Jamesia americana      "fivepetal cliffbush" 438 ft. W
02173 Juniperus osteosperma      "Utah juniper" same section
02184 Juniperus scopulorum      "Rocky Mountain juniper" same section
15408 Juniperus scopulorum      "Rocky Mountain juniper" 486 ft. W
14924 Linaria       "toadflax" 2165 ft. SE
15318 Linaria dalmatica      "Dalmatian toadflax" 1542 ft. E
01446 Linaria dalmatica      "Dalmatian toadflax" 1.3 mi. NE
01671 Lithophragma parviflorum      "small-flowered woodland-star" 1.9 mi. S
01672 Lithospermum ruderale      "western stoneseed" 1.9 mi. S
00418 Lomatium triternatum  ssp. platycarpum   "Great Basin desert parsley" 1750 ft. E
02186 Mahonia repens      "Oregongrape" same section
01451 Malva neglecta      "common mallow" 1.3 mi. NE
15317 Malva neglecta      "common mallow" 1542 ft. E
13627 Melilotus albus     2165 ft. SE
01449 Melilotus officinalis      "yellow sweetclover" 1.3 mi. NE
02182 Pachystima myrsinites     same section
14618 Parthenocissus quinquefolia      "Virginia creeper" 2125 ft. E
00334 Penstemon eatonii  var. eatonii  336 ft. SE
01450 Penstemon eatonii  var. eatonii  1.3 mi. NE
14631 Perityle stansburyi      "Stansbury's rockdaisy" 438 ft. W
14628 Petrophytum caespitosum      "rockmat" 438 ft. W
01669 Phacelia linearis      "thread-leaf scorpionweed" 1.9 mi. S
14626 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 438 ft. W
02169 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" same section
04284 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" same section
02508 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.2 mi. N
14625 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 438 ft. W
15411 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" 486 ft. W
06820 Populus fremontii      "Fremont's cottonwood" 2.3 mi. S
09219 Populus trichocarpa     2738 ft. W
14630 Populus x intercurrens  hybrid [angustifolia x fremontii ssp. fremontii]  438 ft. W
15012 Prunus       "plum" 1277 ft. SE
15013 Prunus persica      "peach" 1504 ft. SE
02073 Pseudotsuga menziesii      "Douglas-fir" same section
15010 Quercus gambelii      "Gambel oak" 1999 ft. E
02072 Rhus aromatica  var. trilobata   "skunkbush sumac" same section
15008 Rhus glabra      "smooth sumac" 1989 ft. E
02177 Rhus glabra      "smooth sumac" same section
15014 Rhus trilobata      "skunkbush sumac" 1539 ft. SE
02170 Ribes cereum      "wax currant" same section
04285 Ribes wolfii      "Wolf's currant" same section
15015 Rosa       "rose" 1914 ft. E
14629 Rosa nutkana      "Nootka rose" 438 ft. W
02071 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" same section
15382 Sambucus caerulea     1.4 mi. NW
15381 Sambucus caerulea     1.5 mi. NW
01679 Senecio integerrimus  var. exaltatus   "Columbia ragwort" 1.9 mi. S
15413 Solanum dulcamara      "climbing nightshade" 486 ft. W
14791 Sphaeromeria diversifolia      "separate-leaf chickensage" 438 ft. W
01670 Stellaria jamesiana     1.9 mi. S
15312 Tradescantia virginiana      "Virginia spiderwort" 1.6 mi. SE
01678 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 1.9 mi. S
02723 Veronica biloba      "twolobe speedwell" same section
01675 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 1.9 mi. S
02636 Zigadenus paniculatus      "foothill deathcamas" same section


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Hellspot Tower (Tower) Utah County, UT 1918 ft. W 5125  Orem 
Squaw Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 2894 ft. NE 7678  Bridal Veil Falls 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2842 ft. SW 5148  Orem 
Provo Temple (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. W 4912  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. W 4889  Orem 
Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. W   Bridal Veil Falls 
Y Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 1 mi. SE 8452  Bridal Veil Falls 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 4981  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 4780  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 4813  Orem 
First Left Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. E   Bridal Veil Falls 
First Right Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. E   Springville 
Second Left Fork Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. E   Bridal Veil Falls 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 4734  Orem 
Timranogos Canal (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. W 4813  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 4748  Orem 
Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S   Springville 
Little Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NW   Bridal Veil Falls 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N 5154  Orem 
Wasatch School (School) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 4649  Provo 


Taxon Links for species Rosa canina  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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