OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 16 taxa.

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camera icon Common Name: Purple-flowering Raspberry, Thimbleberry

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Rubacer odoratum   FAMILY: Rosaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Rubus odoratus var. odoratus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus odoratus 097-05-001   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in rocky upland forests, boulderfields, rock outcrops and clearings, moist roadsides, and thickets, especially on base-rich substrates

Common in NC Mountains, rare in GA Mountains

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Wineberry

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rubus phoenicolasius   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rubus phoenicolasius   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus phoenicolasius 097-05-002   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it on roadsides, in thickets

Common

Non-native: east Asia

 


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speaker icon Common Name: Red Raspberry, American Red Raspberry

Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Rubus idaeus var. strigosus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rubus idaeus ssp. strigosus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus idaeus var. canadensis 097-05-003   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in high elevation forests and thickets, adelgid-killed sruce-fir forests

Rare

Native to North Carolina

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Black Raspberry

Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Rubus occidentalis   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rubus occidentalis   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus occidentalis 097-05-004   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it on roadsides, in woodlands, thickets, disturbed areas

Common in Mtns & NC Piedmont, rare elsewhere in GA-NC-SC

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: European Blackberry, Himalayan Blackberry, Himalaya-berry

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Rubus bifrons   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rubus bifrons   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus bifrons 097-05-005   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in disturbed areas, roadsides, thickets, old fields

Uncommon (rare in Coastal Plain) (rare in GA) (rare in NC Mtns)

Non-native: Europe

 


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camera icon Common Name: Chesapeake Blackberry, Topsy Blackberry

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Rubus pascuus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

(?) PLANTS National Database: Rubus pascuus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in disturbed areas, thickets

Rare

Non-native: Europe

 


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camera icon Common Name: Sand Blackberry

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rubus cuneifolius   FAMILY: Rosaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Rubus cuneifolius   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus cuneifolius 097-05-006   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in woodlands, forests, disturbed areas

Common (rare in Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Allegheny Blackberry

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rubus allegheniensis   FAMILY: Rosaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Rubus allegheniensis var. allegheniensis   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus allegheniensis 097-05-007   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in forests, woodlands, grassy balds

Common

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Sawtooth Blackberry

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Rubus argutus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

(?) INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Rubus argutus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus argutus 097-05-009   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in thickets, disturbed areas

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Pennsylvania Blackberry, Highbush Blackberry, Eastern Blackberry, Southern Blackberry

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Rubus pensilvanicus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Rubus argutus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus argutus 097-05-009   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it on roadsides, in thickets, woodlands

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Thornless Blackberry, Smooth Blackberry

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rubus canadensis   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rubus canadensis   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus canadensis 097-05-010   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in forests, woodlands, grassy balds, esp common at high elevations

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Cut-leaved Blackberry, Evergreen Blackberry

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rubus laciniatus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rubus laciniatus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus laciniatus 097-05-011   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in disturbed areas, thickets

Rare

Non-native: Europe

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Dewberry, Northern Dewberry

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rubus flagellaris   FAMILY: Rosaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Rubus flagellaris   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus flagellaris 097-05-012   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in old fields, woodlands, roadsides, disturbed areas

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Swamp Dewberry

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rubus hispidus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Rubus hispidus   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus hispidus 097-05-013   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in bogs, moist woodlands and forests, disturbed moist areas

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Southern Dewberry, Coastal Plain Dewberry

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rubus trivialis   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rubus trivialis   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Rubus trivialis 097-05-014   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it on roadsides, in old fields, thickets, disturbed areas

Common (rare in Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Robin-runaway, Star-violet, Dewdrop

Weakley's Flora: (4/13/22) Dalibarda repens   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Dalibarda repens   FAMILY: Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Dalibarda repens 097-06-001   FAMILY: Rosaceae

 

Look for it in bog margins and mountain swamp forests, often along spring seeps, mostly in dense shade beneath Rhododendron maximum

Rare

Native to North Carolina

 


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