This section is from the book "The Gardener's Monthly And Horticulturist V18", by Thomas Meehan. See also: Four-Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long.
S. D., Oxford, Pa.- The above is the plant referred to in the following: I send you by mail a box with a flower of a seedling that came of itself in one of our pots. It is new to me, although it may be an old flower. Is it a raspberry rose? - or what is it?
[It is commonly known as the Bramble Rose. It produces no seeds, but propagates by pieces of the root. A piece was in the soil of your pot.- Ed. G. M.]