Rubus deliciosus Torr.
  • Delicious raspberry

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Rubus deliciosus Torr. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 24 Oct 2021'

General Information

Shrubs, 5–15(–20) dm, unarmed. Stems decumbent to erect, glabrous or sparsely short-hairy, eglandular or sparsely stipitate-glandular, not pruinose. Leaves deciduous, simple; stipules lanceolate to narrowly ovate, 5–8(–14) mm; blade orbiculate to reniform, (1.5–)2–4(–5) × (2.5–)3–4.5(–7) cm, base shallowly cordate, 3–5(–7)-lobed, lobe apices broadly rounded to obtuse, margins doubly dentate, abaxial surfaces sparsely hairy, mostly along veins, sparsely stipitate-glandular. Inflorescences 1-flowered. Pedicels pubescent, sparsely to densely short- to long-stipitate-glandular. Flowers bisexual; petals white, obovate to ovate, 15–25(–30) mm; filaments filiform; ovaries glabrous, ?styles clavate, villous?. Fruits dark purple, hemispheric, to 1 cm; drupelets 10–40, coherent, separating from torus. 2n = 14, 21.

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    Other Local Names

    Delicious raspberry

     Information From

    Flora of North America @
    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • A Flora of North America Association
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    • B CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    World Flora Online consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).