Taxon  Report   7192    
Rubus discolor  Weihe & Nees  
(no longer an active name)
Himalayan blackberry
Rubus discolor
© 2002 George W. Hartwell
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Rubus discolor, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Rubus discolor
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Rubus
Communities: escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

ICPN + PLANTS accepted name:
Rubus armeniacus

ICPN accepted name:
Rubus ulmifolius

NOTE: Rubus discolor is no longer an active name.
More information about  Rubus discolor
Photos on Google Images
UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 19, 2018).