Written by Maggie
Oct 19 2021
Rosa banksiae Ait is a small climbing shrub, up to 6 meters high; branchlets are cylindrical, glabrous, with short prickles; leaflets 3-5, leaves elliptic ovoid or oblong-lanceolate, flowers are small, and many are umbrella-shaped Inflorescence, sepals ovate, petals double to half double, white, obovate. Flowering period is from April to May. Rosa banksiae Ait grows the bushes along the riverside, roadside or hillside, 500-1300 meters above sea level.
Rosa banksiae Ait is a small climbing shrub plant, up to 6 meters high; the branchlets are cylindrical, glabrous, and have short prickles; the prickles on the old branches are larger and hard, and sometimes the branches are thornless after cultivation. Leaflets are 3-5, sparsely 7, even petiole 4-6 cm long; leaflets elliptic ovoid or oblong-lanceolate, 2-5 cm long, 8-18 mm wide, apex sharply pointed or slightly obtuse, base subrounded Shaped or broadly wedge-shaped, with tightly serrated edges, glabrous on top, dark green, light green below, midvein protruding, pilose along the vein; small petioles and leaf shafts with sparse pilose and scattered small prickles; stipules Linear-lanceolate, membranous, free, early fall.
Rosa banksiae Ait Flower is small, many in umbels, flower diameter 1.5-2.5 cm; pedicel is 2-3 cm long, glabrous; sepals are ovoid, apex is long and acuminate, entire, calyx tube and sepals are glabrous , Inner surface is white pilose; petals double to semidouble, white, obovate, apex rounded, base cuneate; carpels are numerous.Flowering period is from April to May.
Rosa banksiae Ait loves the sun, also tolerant to partial shade, and is more resistant to cold. It is suitable for fertile and humid land with good drainage. It can live through the winter openly in most parts of northern China. The soil requirements are not strict, drought-tolerant, and barren-tolerant, but it grows better when planted in deep, loose, fertile, moist, and well-drained soil, and it can also grow normally on heavy soil. Not tolerant to water and wet, avoid standing water.
In spring, rosa banksiae Ait’s slender branches stretch out and embrace each other with leaves, clusters after clusters form a whole. Although the flowers are not large, they are overwhelmingly open, intertwined with the branches and leaves in harmony. Like a silent poem and a three-dimensional painting, no artificially carved sculpture can match it; in midsummer, although Rosa banksiae Ait is not as prosperous as spring, it is also open just right, and to be precise, it is scattered with dots. The hot midsummer brings a bit of refreshment and a bit of tranquility; in the late autumn, under the blowing of the wind, rosa banksiae ait sprinkles the finely divided petals into the world, the pink, white, yellowish... embellished in green The beautiful, yellow fallen leaves dotted on the lake attracted countless fishes to play, adding poetic touch to the harvest season; in the middle of winter, after the invasion of cold wind and the baptism of snow, Rosa banksiae Ait showed its unique beauty and beauty. Strong, slender branches are more upright. She is dressed in silver, like a fairy, like clusters of white clouds, and her essence-red flower nuclei, scattered on the white winter clothes, just like inlaid red agates, charming and charming, a few Sub-Jiaoyan.
Rosa banksiae Ait can absorb exhaust gas, block dust and purify the air. Rosa banksiae Ait has dense flowers, bright color, strong fragrance, and red autumn fruits. It is an excellent vertical greening material. It is suitable for arranging styles, flower stands, flower corridors and walls. It is a good material for hedgerows and is very suitable for family planting. Famous ornamental plants are often cultivated for climbing trellises.
The flowers contain aromatic oils, which can be used to formulate fragrance cosmetics. Root bark: astringent, flat. Convergence to relieve pain and stop bleeding. Rosa banksiae Ait is used for chronic dysentery, blood in the stool, diarrhea in children, boils, traumatic bleeding.