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Rubus alumnus

Oldfield blackberry

Rosaceae (Rose Family)

USDA Symbol: rual9

USDA Native Status:

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Leaf: Green
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr

Distribution

USA: AR , CT , DC , IL , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MN , MO , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , TN , VA , WI , WV
Canada: NS

Growing Conditions

Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Part Shade
CaCO3 Tolerance: Medium

Benefit

Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees
Special Value to Bumble Bees
Provides Nesting Materials/Structure for Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Rubus alumnus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Rubus alumnus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rubus alumnus

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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