The whole front of it was covered by a large scarlet bignonia and a native multiflora rose
, which, entwisting and interlacing, left scarce a vestige of the rough logs to be seen.
Whenever possible, remove any wild multiflora roses
in the vicinity.
They wade happily into multiflora roses
and completely defoliate them.
When multiflora roses
bloom, then potato leafhoppers hop in the potatoes.
Wild multiflora roses
are considered a nuisance by hunters who have to trudge through the thorny plants.
Other favorites include clematis, purple and yellow coneflowers, coreopsis, aster, zinnia, hollyhock, calendula, native sunflower, Mexican sunflower, cornflower, gaillardia, daisies (gloriosa, painted, shasta, ox-eye), blackberry, chrysanthemums, multiflora roses
, old-fashioned roses, tomato, eggplant and strawberry.
24: When the foliage of multiflora roses
is yellowing, then white snakeroot (poisonous to livestock) is budding in and around the woodlots.
Farther out, you may have a meadow or an orchard that requires mowing only once or twice a year to keep down volunteer saplings, noxious weeds--such as giant ragweed, poison ivy or poison oak--and thorny customers like multiflora roses
Blackberries, black raspberries, multiflora roses
and elderberry bushes bloom in the hedgerows.
14: White clover, common plantain, meadow goatsbeard, comfrey, wild multiflora roses
, wild daisies, red clover and black medic bloom along the 40th Parallel when the first major heat wave of May starts to develop across the Deep South.