Rosa nootkana? Had some weird growths on it. Spiky.. Maybe some sort of blight? any ideas? Plant didn't look very healthy.
Afternoon observation, sunny and warm mid to high 80's.
Habitat: within 30 ft of roadside outside/across ditch area
Flowers pink, large 4-8cm across
Leaves alternate, compound with an odd number of elliptical toothed leaflets.
Shrubby, 2-3m tall, with large prickles at the base of each leaf
The Nootka roses were in bloom with their beautiful pink flowers.