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Common name

English: Hugo Rose, Shrub Rose

German: Chinesische Gold-Rose


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2167)

      Order: Rosales (119)

        Family: Rosaceae (56)(family description)

          Genus: Rosa (4)

            Epithet: hugonis Hemsl. (1)

hugonis => in honor of Father Hugh Scanlan, who collected seeds of R. hugonis in China and sent them to Kew Gardens in 1899


Climate: temperate

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Rosa hugonis at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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