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Rubus riograndis (Rio grande dewberry)
Cliffe, Harry

Rubus riograndis

Rubus riograndis L.H. Bailey

Rio Grande Dewberry

Rosaceae (Rose Family)

Synonym(s): Rubus duplaris, Rubus trivialis var. duplaris


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


From the Image Gallery

2 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White



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.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Nueces River Authority - Uvalde, TX

Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0715 Collected Mar 13, 1994 in Comal County by Mary Beth White

1 specimen(s) available in the Digital Herbarium

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2008-07-12
Research By: TWC Staff

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