Australian Native Plants

  Diplolaena grandiflora (Wild Rose)


Diplolaena grandiflora photo
Diplolaena grandiflora , Maranoa Gardens, Balwyn, Victoria, Australia

Photograph by Melburnian. Some rights reserved.    (view image details)




WILD ROSE FACTS

distribution map showing range of Diplolaena grandiflora in Australia

Map is from The Atlas of Living Australia web site, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License


Common Name
Wild Rose

Description
The Wild Rose is a small to medium upright shrub with dark green ovate leaves with hairy undersides. Produces showy red flowers surrounded by pink bracts from late autumn to spring

Height
1m - 3m

Spread
1.5m - 3m

Distribution
Western Australia

Classification
Class:Magnoliopsida
Order:Sapindales
Family:Rutaceae
Genus:Diplolaena
Species:grandiflora
Common Name:Wild Rose