New York State Flower: Rose
Scientific Name: Rosa
State Flower Description: The Rose is one of the worlds most recognizable flowers which comes in a wide range of colors. The Rose has a distinct smell that is easily recognized which has come to represent love. The Plant is a woody plant with thorns that are present up the stalks of the bush or plant.
Where It's Found: Roses are found everywhere in the world and can often be found in floral shops & decretive gardens. The rose plant blooms on and off throughout the season from mid-spring to to fall.
New York State Flower Dedication: 1955