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Rubus leucodermis Dougl. ex Torr. & Gray
Whitebark raspberry, Black raspberry
USDA Symbol: RULE
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Black Raspberry (R. leucodermis) has recurved thorns, small white flowers whose sepals are longer than the petals, compound leaves, and black fruits.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Vine Leaf:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: Apr , May
AK , AZ , CA , ID , MT , NM , NV , OR , UT , WA Canada: BC USDA Native Status: L48(N), AK(N), CAN(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
CaCO3 Tolerance: Medium
BenefitUse Wildlife: Birds, Butterflies
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Native Seed Network
- Corvallis, OR
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Record Modified: 2010-05-01
Research By: TWC Staff