Rubus odoratus


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Common Name: Purple-flowering Raspberry

Details/Comments: Peeling, tan bark on thornless canes has winter interest. Large berries are edible; tolerates walnut. Large maplelike leaves.

Plant Type: Shrub

Habitat: Woodland

Light Requirements: Shade

Soil Moisture: dry, mesic

Soil Type: All


Bloom Time: Summer

Flower Colour: deep rose purple

Germination Requirements: Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90 - 140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F. Seed will not germinate in presence of chemical inhibitors.

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