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Rubus alter

Rubus alter L.H. Bailey

Maine Dewberry

Rosaceae (Rose family)


USDA Symbol: RUAL8

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.
Fruit: Aggregated drupelets.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun



Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-07-31
Research By: CBR

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