Taxon  Report   7197    
Rubus leucodermis  Douglas ex Torr. & A. Gray
Western raspberry,  White bark raspberry, White stemmed raspberry
Rubus leucodermis
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Rubus leucodermis
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Rubus leucodermis
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Rubus leucodermis, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Rubus leucodermis
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Rubus
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: canyons, slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Rubus leucodermis var. bernardinus
ICPN: Rubus leucodermis var. trinitatis
ICPN: Rubus leucodermis var. leucodermis
More information about  Rubus leucodermis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 17, 2019).