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botanical name:
Rubus biflorus
Rubus biflorus © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  White Bramble
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: arching
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: yellow
stem/bark: white
main season: Winter
edible symbol edible
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 10
description:
Upright and arching, well branched thorny stems covered with a silvery white bloom. Leaves are dark green above and white underneath. Edible yellow fruits.

cultivation:
Any reasonable well-drained soil in full sun or part shade.
Prune hard in late winter for best stem effect, or in autumn to encourage fruiting.

propagation:
From seed, by cutting, layering or division of suckers.

usage:
Interesting stems in winter.
Can also be used to create impenetrable boundary thickets.

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