Page author: David Giblin
Rubus pensilvanicus
Pennsylvania blackberry

Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to California also occurring in western Idaho; otherwise in central and eastern North America, where native.

Habitat: Damp slopes, dry forests, and thickets.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Introduced

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Rubus pensilvanicus Poir.
Publication: Encycl. 6(1): 246. 1804.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Rubus pensilvanicus in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Rubus pensilvanicus checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Rubus pensilvanicus atlas page.

CalPhotos: Rubus pensilvanicus photos.

USDA Plants: Rubus pensilvanicus information.

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