Beach Rose (Rosa rugosa)

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Beach Rose

The Beach Rose or Japanese rose is an invasive species, often forming large clumps and has taken a hold on sand dunes and coastal cliffs around the coast of Wales. The flowers are bright pink (occasionally white), up to 2" across, and the stems have straight thorns.