Rubus deliciosus Torr.
Delicious Raspberry, Rocky Mountain Raspberry
Rosaceae (Rose Family)
Synonym(s): Oreobatus deliciosus
USDA Symbol: RUDE
The Rocky Mountain Raspberry is a member of the rose family (family Rosaceae) which includes about 2000 species of trees, shrubs, and herbs worldwide; approximately 77 native and 9 naturalized tree species and many species of shrubs and herbs in North America; including service-berries (Amelanchier), hawthorns (Crataegus), apples (Malus), plums and cherries (Prunus), and mountain-ashes (Sorbus).
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
DistributionUSA: CO , NM , OK , WY
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial Value to Native Bees
Special Value to Bumble Bees
Special Value to Honey 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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View propagation protocol from Native Plants Network.
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Rubus deliciosus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Rubus deliciosus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rubus deliciosus
MetadataRecord Modified: 2015-05-15
Research By: TWC Staff