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Rubus odoratus

Common Name(s):
Purple flowering raspberry
Categories:
Native Plants, Shrubs
Comment:

Thornless canes; spreads by suckers; native to eastern US

Height:
5-6 ft.
Foliage:
Simple, finely serrated leaves with 3 to 5 lobes; reddish fall color
Flower:
2 in. flowers open deep purplish pink, fading to magenta-pink in summer; fragrant; flat, red fruit in late summer
Zones:
4 to 6
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to partial shade; moist but not wet soil, enriched with organic matter; dislikes high humidity and high temperatures; needs good air circulation
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Sparse, erect stems; suckers
Exposure:
Sun to partial shade; moist soil
Fruit:
2 in. flowers open deep purplish pink fading to magenta pink in summer
Width:
3-5 ft.
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 552

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