EPPO Global Database

Rosa x alba(ROSAL)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-10-21

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ROSAL
  • Preferred name: Rosa x alba
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

An ancient cultivated hybrid, originating in Europe, probably between R. canina and R. damascena


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Rosa alba Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
white cottage rose English
white rose of York English
weiße Rose German
weiße Rose von York German
rose blanche French
rosa bianca Italian
frökenkind Swedish
jungfruros Swedish
vitros Swedish
роза белая Russian
róża białokwiatowa Polish
fehér rózsa Hungarian
бяла маслодайна роза Bulgarian
růže bílá Czech
ruža biela Slovak
троянда біла Ukrainian