Taxon  Report   7200 
Rubus parviflorus  Nutt.
Western thimbleberry
Rubus parviflorus
© 2004 Robert Sivinski
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Rubus parviflorus
© 2005 Robert Sivinski
Rubus parviflorus
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Rubus parviflorus, a dicot, is a vine or shrub that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Rubus parviflorus
© 2004 George W. Hartwell
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Rubus
Communities:
Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: canyons [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Rubus parviflorus var. velutinus
More information about  Rubus parviflorus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
website references from Google

Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (RUPA)

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 02, 2016).

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