Webb’s Rose – Native to the western Himalayas from the Pamir in central Asia to Kashmir, Tibet and Afghanistan : Jamyang Tsering Namgyal

Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, State President, BJP Ladakh :

Common name: Webb’s Rose, Wild rose, Thorny rose • Ladakhi: Siah Botanical name: Rosa webbiana

Family: Rosaceae (rose family) A common shrub rose, widely distributed, and growing from 1500 m to all the way to 4000 m.

A shrub from 1-2 m high, with straight, slender, yellowish prickles. Leaflets 5-9, obvate or almost round, obtuse, grey-blue. Flowers born singly, usually pink, with a white centre all entirely white, scented. Fruit bottle-shaped to globular, red.

Native to the western Himalayas from the Pamir in central Asia to Kashmir, Tibet and Afghanistan.

It can be use to make many of products if explore rightfully. Looking for some research and technical supports.

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