Multiflora rose is an invasive weed that threatens native plant habitats. More on this topic from Invasive Plant Atlas of New England.
- Family: rose (Rosaceae)
- Habitat: roadsides, thickets
- Height: 5-10 feet
- Flower size: 1 inch across
- Flower color: white or pale pink
- Flowering time: May to June
- Origin: Asia
Multiflora rose is a large shrub with long, floppy branches.
Multiflora rose can be identified in fall or winter by its numerous small, red rosehips.