Author 'Boucher Marc dit de Meilh' (Id 177136 ) : Go to begin Sunday day, I give this eglantier strand. This button of eglantine, the flower of the eglantier I likes particularly. The eglantier common (Rosa canina l.) is a shrub of the family of the rosacees problem is the registry of our roses door. It serves as a graft, offer us the most beautiful roses, the most beautiful colours and scents... Under the collectibles it was called often rose of dogs, dog a flower, for the virtues of its roots that so-called guerissaient of rabies. It is called also rose hedges, wood, etc. Gratte-cul... Should protect this very old plant which has considerable powers, is used to give us the most beautiful roses. Its fruit is the rich in vitamins A, B, PP rose hips; mineral salts and decoction (with its beautiful colour) it is extra. It may also be of beer, wine, jams... Marc Boucher said of Meilhan.