RUBUS lineatus

Commonly known as Bramble

Deciduous or semi-evergreen shrub with most attractive leaves which are green above and silvery below. Small red or yellow fruits follow large double white flowers in summer. Few prickles. Prefers a warm sheltered position
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RUBUS lineatus

Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£14.50 each 

Any 3+ for £12.00 each
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2021
plant size comparison icon 3 Litre


  • Semi-evergreen Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
    5-palmate, pleated leaves, very attractive when young, mid green above, silvery beneath
  • White
  • Height
    To 3m (10ft)
  • Spread
    To 3m (10ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Clump-forming shrub with rambling, silky-hairy stems forming a bamboo-like thicket. Flowers in small axillary clusters
  • Hardy - average winter Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - wildlife plant - bees and other insects. A thornless bramble grown for its attractive leaves. Can be pruned to encourage young foliage
  • Pests & Diseases
    grey mould(Botrytis) may be a problem
  • Place of origin
    eastern Asia (China to the Himalayas)
  • Flower Shape
    Double Multi rows of petals, no stamen showing
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Leaf form
    Palmate see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate see photos above
  • Seasonal Interest
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil - moderately fertile
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
to 3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  to 3m (10ft)

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