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Plant Details

:Common Name
Rose, Damask Rose
:Scientific Name
Rosa damascena

Rosa damascena (Family: Rosaceae) is thought to be native of Middle East. Recent genetic test indicate that a more probable origin is the foothills of central Asia.

: Details
Rosa × damascena, more commonly known as the Damask rose, or sometimes as the Rose of Castile, is a rose hybrid, derived from Rosa gallica and Rosa moschata. The flowering in R. bourboniana is sporadic and it flowers three times a year. The Damask rose is a deciduous shrub growing to 2.2 metres (7 ft 3 in) tall, the stems densely armed with stout, curved prickles and stiff bristles. The leaves are pinnate, with five (rarely seven) leaflets. The roses are a light to moderate pink to light red. The relatively small flowers grow in groups. The bush has an informal shape. It is considered an important type of Old Rose, and also important for its prominent place in the pedigree of many other types.

Essential Oils

Serial No.Essential Oil Name
1Rosa damascena Noorjahan essential oil
2Rose Ranisahiba essential oil

Plant Variety

Serial No.Variety CompoundDetails
1NoorjahanView Detail
2RanisahibaView Detail

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