Dog Rose (Rosa canina)

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Dog Rose

Rose hips are the fruit of the dog rose, commonly found in most hedgerows. The berries are rich in Vitamin C and have long beem used to produce rose hip syrup. They can also be made into jellies or wines. However, note that the seeds are covered in tiny irritant hairs, and any preparation needs to be strained through a jelly bag.