RUBUS phoenicolasius

Commonly known as Japanese wineberry

Reddish-brown bristly arching canes. Small pale pink flowers and edible red fruit in summer
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RUBUS phoenicolasius

 
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  • Deciduous
    Large, 3-palmate leaves, coarsely toothed
  • Shades of pink All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height
    2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Open, arching, spreading shrub with attractive, extremely bristly, red stems in winter. Freely produces clusters of small orange/red berries which remain surrounded by the calyx until ripe
  • 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
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - ornamental bramble which fruits on canes produced the previous year. Can be eaten from the cane. Use as raspberries
  • Pests & Diseases
    grey mould (Botrytis), honey fungus
  • Place of origin
    Japan, northern China, Korea
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf form
    Palmate see photos above
  • Leaf margin
    Incised see photos above
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 2
    Suitable for: Deciduous shrubs and trees that flower in Spring or early Summer on previous year's growth, including plants that produce new growth at or near ground level.
    Pruning: Prune flowered shoots to strong buds. Cut back approximately 1/4 of old shoots to the base to promote replacement growth.
    When: Annually, after flowering.

    RHS groups 2 & 3
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - moderately fertile
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
  • Bird friendly
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2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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