Rosa, DC.

I. Klášterský, 1968, 10. Rosa L., Flora Europaea, Volume 2, Rosaceae to Umbelliferae, Cambrdige: Cambridge University Press, pp. 35-42: 27

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Sect, synstylae DC.  

Trailing, climbing or creeping shrubs. Rhizome short. Prickles curved, all similar. Outer sepals usually pinnatifid, deflexed and deciduous after anthesis. Disc wide, with a narrow orifice. Carpels sessile. Styles connate in a column, at least as long as the inner stamens, not becoming free in fruit.