Yellow Himalayan Blackberry
Rubus ellipticus var. ordatus

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rubus (ROO-bus) (Info)
Species: ellipticus var. ordatus

Category:

Edible Fruits and Nuts

Vines and Climbers

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

Plant has spines or sharp edges; use extreme caution when handling

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Deciduous

Blue-Green

Smooth-Textured

Veined

Other details:

May be a noxious weed or invasive

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Garberville, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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Negative

On Jul 11, 2004, punaheledp from Kailua, HI (Zone 11) wrote:

Invasive pest plant in Hawaii not evaluated yet for biological control except collectively with other rubus species.

Negative

On Apr 1, 2004, ladyrowan from Garberville, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

A very invasive, wickedly thorned vine whose only redeeming quality are the sweet berries it produces in the summertime.