Rubus nepalensis

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Rubus nepalensis
Rubus nepalensis - Berlin Botanical Garden - IMG 8740.JPG
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Rubus
Species: R. nepalensis
Binomial name
Rubus nepalensis
(Hook. f.) Kuntze

Rubus nepalensis (Himalayan creeping bramble, Nepalese raspberry) is a species of evergreen raspberry endemic to Nepal and Himalayan India. It grows to about 1m in diameter, with height up to 20cms. Fruit is small, edible, and slightly sour.

Synonyms[edit]

  • Rubus barbatus Edgew.
  • Rubus nutans non Vest.
  • Rubus nutantiflorus Hara.

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