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Salmonberry

Posted by
Rookie (Thimphu, Bhutan) on 26 July 2012 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Common Name: Salmonberry
This photo was taken at sangaygang, Thimphu
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Rubus spectabilis

Deciduous Shrub

Height: 10 ft.

Availability: Medium

Growing ease: High

Moisture req.: moist - wet

Exposure req.: sun - shade

Plant description:

Attractive pink/ magenta flowers, attracts hummers, golden stems lightly covered with prickles, edible raspberry-like fruit. Thicket forming.

Info source: http://green.kingcounty.gov/gonative/Plant.aspx?Act=view&PlantID=34

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