Bramble (Rubus lineatus) in the Rubus Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 6 to 8 feet
Plant Spread: 6 to 8 feet
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Deciduous
Other: Attractive, palmate, medium green with silvery reverse.
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Other: Small, orange to red berries.
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw
Cooked
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Layering
Division
Pollinators: Various insects
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Monoecious

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