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prickly wild rose with delicate pink or white scentless flowers


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a crown of lilac, he said, pussywillows, dog roses and lilies, a deluge.
Eighteen pieces, depicting fruit, flowers and birds' nests painted by the Clare family were snapped up at Christie's - the most valu-able entitled Dog Roses and Vio-lets depicted by George Clare, who died in 1890, fetched pounds 3,309.
From the pontoons in Kyleakin harbour, local charter boats ferry passengers to the island where a warden awaits to lead you through nature trails and gardens of daffodils, bluebells, heather, foxgloves, dog roses, thistles and rhododendrons.
Amid dog roses, ash trees and flowery fields, blackcaps Sylvia atricapilla, chiffchaffs Phylloscopus collybita, willow warblers Phylloscopus trochilus and whitethroats Sylvia communis pour forth their springtime song, children build houses in the trees and dens in the abandoned ammunition bunkers, teenagers ride mountain bikes and grown-ups stroll with their dogs, while water voles Arvicola terrestris amphibius, now scarce in the countryside, busy themselves in the beck.
The least expensive security hedge is one of mixed native species like hawthorn, holly, dog roses and gorse.
8Da followed YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Canvass 9 Appal 10 Plonk 11 Coppers 12 Rot 13 Senorita 16 Dog roses 17 Eat 19 Iceberg 21 On tap 22 Bombe 23 Tunisia DOWN: 1 Sceptre 2 One or two 3 Rank 4 Vampires 5 Epee 6 Plush 8 Second sight 13 Sorcerer 14 Treatise 15 Stopgap 18 Limbo 20 Emma 21 Owns QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 All together 8 Duo 9 Yes 11 Insipid 12 Tweet 13 Ate 14 Ski 15 Covered 17 Yet 19 Else 21 Afar 23 Zone 25 Sago 27 Gas 29 Reunite 31 Egg 34 Spy 36 Aroma 37 Renewal 38 Kin 39 Ivy 40 Text message DOWN: 1 Aunt 2 Lose 3 Tapioca 4 Gadget 5 Title 6 Eyes 7 Reek 8 Diary 10 Stile 16 Den 18 Tag 20 Leg 22 For 24 Outings 25 Steak 26 Untrue 28 Shyly 30 Exact 32 Grit 33 Gone 34 Swig 35 Pave
For a more natural effect, introduce a couple of dog roses although they will have to be pruned so they don't go too top heavy and leave you with a bare bottom
Elderflowers are coming out early, some dog roses are in flower and that's 'hello June
Quince are valuable ornamental trees, with attractive white or pink flowers, similar to dog roses, set against dark green oval leaves with downy white undersides and pale grey bark.
The only exception is if the rose produces especially pretty or showy hips - such as dog roses, or Rosa moyesii 'Geranium' - which need to be left to form for a gorgeous autumn display.