RUBUS PARVIFLORUS, Thimbleberry 1 gallon

$13.00

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Description

A dense shrub, typically 6′, but as large as 8′ in prime conditions, spreading by rhizomes and creating large clumps. No thorns. Maple shaped leaves with white flowers May – July followed by red, tart, raspberry-type fruits that are edible and used to make jam. The fruits are very soft and do not handle well. Native Americans used these as a source of Vitamin C, and to treat wounds as well as many other ailments.
  • Berries: red
  • Drought Tolerant: no
  • Evergreen: no
  • Flower Color: white
  • Mature Height: 6-8′
  • Sunshine: full sun to part shade
  • USDA Zone: 3-10

Additional information

Weight 4.00 lbs