Dog Rose – Rosa canina
Dog Rose hedge plants, also known as Rosa canina, Wild Briar or Wild Rose are fast-growing species with a rambling habit. The Dog Rose flower is unique and offers gorgeous, blushed pink flowers that fade to white and radiate a pleasant fragrance.
For best results grow Rosa canina on moist but well-drained soil in sun or partial shade, though is happiest in a sunny spot. After flowering, Dog Rose produces large orange and red hips, and a popular treat for wildlife such as birds
Dog Rose is a very fast-growing low-maintenance shrub, achieving up to 40-60cm growth per year.