Scientific Name: Rubus spectabilis Form: Irregular
Common Name:salmonberry Texture:Medium
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Upright, Dense
Plant Type: Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):1.3 - 2.0m x 1.5 - 2.0m
Origin: B.C. west of Cascades Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Compound, Alternate, Soft flexible, Lustrous, Rugose, Trifoliate (ternate), Ovate, Double serrate, Pinnately lobed
Flowers: Flowers clustered, Pink, Apr- May
Fruit: Drupe, Aggregate fruit, Edible, Orange, Red, Jul- Oct
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil: Acidic, Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Urban agriculture, Wildlife food, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Thicket forming, spindly; leaves with three leaflets, margins lobed, toothed, and serrated.