Photo of Flowering Raspberry (Rubus odoratus): I've never seen a pink thimbleberry

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Name: Deb
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Bonehead
Nov 12, 2017 2:30 PM CST
I noted your description calls it the pink flowering form. Is this a cultivar of the native form, or does it just come by this variation naturally? I thought at first it might be a salmon berry, but the leaves definitely look like a thimbleberry. Pretty.
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Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Nov 12, 2017 3:36 PM CST
The leaves and bloom also resembles Rubus odoratus which has pink/lavender/mauve blooms.
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Nov 13, 2017 1:52 PM CST

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I just moved it over to that entry, it doesn't look like Kim has been here in 4 years.
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