Arctic bramble Rubus arcticus

arctic bramble


R. arcticus is a thornless, deciduous, spreading perennial or subshrub to 30cm tall and up to 1m wide with three-lobed, serrated-edged leaves. Pink to rose-purple flowers up to 2.5cm across are borne in summer in groups of 1-3 and are followed by deep red or dark purple edible, roundish fruits up to 1cm in diameter

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About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      arctic bramble arctic raspberry all fieldberry allåkerbär crimson bramble dwarf bramble dwarf crimson-flowered bramble see more

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.5-1 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun, Partial Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    None required

  • bambooSoil

    Sand, SoilLoam

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Banks and Slopes Ground Cover Wildflower meadow Patio & Container Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by seed

  • insectPests

    Generally trouble free

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally trouble free