Per NYS Regulation Part 575, this species is classified as an Invasive Species, and as a NYS based business we are not able to sell these seeds regardless of where the purchaser is located. We have this item listed for reference only.
Rosa multiflora 'Inermis'
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Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: cold stratify for 30 days
Germination: sow seed 3/8" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed
Other: can be fall sown without stratification.
Introducing the Rosa multiflora 'Inermis' Thornless Baby Rose, also known as the Thornless Japanese Rose. Native to eastern Asia, this species of rose is a thornless cultivar used as understock in grafting and has a sturdy, dense habit making it an excellent choice for a hedge. Its root contains 23-25% tannin and an essential oil obtained from its fresh flowers is used in the cosmetic industry. Additionally, its extensive root system can be used for soil stabilization, and it can even serve as a rootstock for other species of rose. While fairly wind tolerant, this plant may be damaged by salt laden winds. Learn more about this versatile plant on our website.