Rubus caesius  growing creeping vine of the genus Rubus also known as Dewberry plant, Rubus caesius perennial deciduous or evergreen plant mostly used as ornamental plant for ground cover, can grow in temperate, subtropical, mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 7-10.

Leaves color green, the leaves small with 5 lobes the edges are round the base of the leaf is hairy.

Flower color white, the flowers grow in clusters.

Rubus caesius  fruit

Fruit color black with semi hairs on the fruits, the fruit assembled from small cells that put together a round shape.

Rubus caesius  for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Requirements for Rubus caesius  growing and care:

Well drain soil, rich soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant /Vegetative Reproduction / Seeds possible but not recommend

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Necessary to use vegetative reproduction

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Need a lot of space to bear enough quantity of fruit

Recommended planting season?
Winter, spring, summer

Pests and diseases:
Aphids

Pruning season:
Autumn

How to prune:
Old branches after bearing fruits should leave something like 5 cm from the ground

Size of the plant?
5-10 cm (2-4 inches), but spreading to the wide

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring

General information about the flower
White flower, 1 cm, with 5 petals

Thinning the bloom:
Until the plant to become acclimatized

Pollination is done by:
Bees and more

Edible fruits

Fruit harvest season:
Summer

Fruits pests or diseases:
Birds, slug

What can be done with big quantities of Rubus caesius  fruits?
Eaten raw, cake, cooked, juice

Work requirements on the fruit:
No special requires

How long does it take to bear fruit?
2-3 years

Ripening of fruit
Possible not to pick it fully ripen and let it to be ripen at home

Scientific name:

Rubus caesius

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