"To cultivate a garden is to walk with God, to go hand in hand with nature in some of her most beautiful processes, to learn something of her choicest secrets, and to have a more intelligent interest awakened in the beautiful order of her works elsewhere."

- Christian Nestell Bovee

About Eglantine Rose

 Eglantine rose can be considered a less known flower in Romania or in general. It is a beautiful flower that can be found in many places: South America, Africa, and Australia as well as Chile and Argentina. An important detail about this Eglantine rose can be considered a less known flower in Romania or in general. It is a beautiful flower that can be found in many places: South America, Africa, and Australia as well as Chile and Argentina. An important detail about this flower is that its foliage has a strong apple like fragrance. Its name also denotes this. Eglantine is an interesting name. It derives from the Latin word aculeatus (thorny), and the French aiglant. 'Sweet' refers to the apple fragrance of the foliage, while 'briar' refers to thorny shrub.     Eglantine rose’s leaves are pinnate between 5 and 9 cm long. The flower itself is 1.8-3 cm in diameter, and the petals are pink with a white base. The flowers are produced in clusters of 2-7 together, starting from spring up to mid summer. Another interesting issue about Eglantine is its scent. It is valued for its scent.; moreover it can provide your garden a fabulous scent. In some countries natural flower water is produced from its flowers. Moreover marmalade and cosmetic products are also produced from it.