Roses. Wild Rose Fairy. Rosa canina, commonly known as the dog-rose, is a variable climbing wild rose species native to Europe, northwest Africa and western Asia. The fruit of the wild rose is noted for its high vitamin C level and is used to make syrup, tea and marmalade. Supplied mounted (10×8 inches) in Antique White mounts ready to be framed. All Flower Fairies are accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.