Also called baby rose, Japanese rose, many-flowered rose, seven-sisters rose and Eijitsu rose.  Part of rose  genus Rosa in rose  family Rosaceae and apple / berry / buckthorn / elm / hemp / rose  order Rosales.

Native to eastern Asia.  Invasive > learn+quiz Invasive > Global Invasive > in USA+Canada Invasive > report it! Invasive > in USA Invasive > in USFS (.pdf) Invasive > in Michigan   Native alternatives (Missouri Botanical Garden).   And a buddy of our JG recommends alternative pricklyash  Zanthoxylum americanum.

Learn more about multiflora rose Rosa multiflora

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