RUBUS tricolor 'Betty Ashburner'

Commonly known as Ornamental bramble

Hybrid tricolor with shiny green foliage and creamy-white flowers
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Heart-shaped, shallowly 5-lobed, wavy-margined, glossy, mid-green leaves 6cm (2½in) long
  • White
  • Height
    30cm (12in)
  • Spread
    Indefinite
  • Ground cover
    These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
    Prostrate shrub with erect, then arching shoots densely covered in red bristles. Produces racemes of flowers 2cm (¾in) across.
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

RUBUS tricolor 'Betty Ashburner'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Grey mould (botrytis)
    Place of origin
    Garden origin.
  • Flower Shape
    Racemes
    Saucer-shaped
    2cm (¾in) across
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Lobed
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Ovate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Moderately fertile.
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Bird friendly
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