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RUBUS tricolor

Commonly known as Chinese bramble

Emerald green foliage covered in red bristles, white flowers and orange-red edible fruits
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individually £10.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each, 10+ £8.00 each

  • Evergreen - ovate, entire or very shallowly 3- to 5-lobed, glossy, dark-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long, heart-shaped at the bases.
  • White
  • Height - 60cm (24in)
  • Spread - indefinite
  • Ground cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil - both creeping and arching shoots. Produces flowers 2.5cm (1in) across singly or in few-flowered terminal racemes followed by raspberry-like fruit to 2.5cm (1in) 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
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - edible red fruit
  • Place of origin - China ( Sichuan and Yunnan)
  • Flower Shape - Saucer-shaped -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • 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

Buy Varieties of RUBUS tricolor

RUBUS tricolor 'Betty Ashburner'

RUBUS tricolor 'Betty Ashburner'  >

Commonly known as: Ornamental bramble.
Hybrid tricolor with shiny green foliage and creamy-white flowers
individually £10.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each
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