Appreciation: A rose and its 'thorns'

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    Junglekeeper Esteemed Contributor 10 Years

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    Acerholic Paragon of Plants Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout Maple Society

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    When a Rose thorn sticks in my thumb, it really doesn't feel like a prickle. Lol.
    Enjoyed the article @Junglekeeper.
     
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    wcutler Esteemed Contributor Forums Moderator VCBF Cherry Scout 10 Years

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    Douglas Justice included a bit about thorns, spines and prickles in the June 2020 in the Neighbourhood - UBC Botanical Garden blog, under Rubus bifrons (Himalayan blackberry).
     
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    Thank you. @Douglas Justice wrote in his article:
     
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    Daniel Mosquin Paragon of Plants UBC Botanical Garden Forums Administrator Forums Moderator 10 Years

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    I sing "Every Rose Has Its Prickle" to the horticulture class every year.
     
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