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[[Image:Eglantine.jpg|thumb|Eglantine or "Sweetbrier" rose (''rosa eglanteria'')]]
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'''''Eglantine''''' is a type of wild rose, with sweet-smelling flowers and leaves, also known as [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sweetbrier Sweetbriar]. [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]] and [[Sam]] found it growing in [[Ithilien]] as they journeyed through that land. It is still quite common in northern Europe today.
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'''Eglantine''' is a type of wild [[Roses|rose]]. [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]] and [[Sam]] found it growing in [[Ithilien]] as they journeyed through that land. [[Eglantine Banks]], a Hobbit lass, was named after it, so it probably grew in [[the Shire]] as well.
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==External links==
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* [[wikipedia:Eglantine|Eglantine]] at [[wikipedia:Main Page|Wikipedia]]
  
 
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Eglantine

Eglantine is a type of wild rose. Frodo and Sam found it growing in Ithilien as they journeyed through that land. Eglantine Banks, a Hobbit lass, was named after it, so it probably grew in the Shire as well.

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