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Rubus spectabilis /Salmonberry

Rubus spectabilis   / Rubus spectabilis
Compound leaf of Salmonberry
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Compound leaf of Salmonberry

Orange-red fruit produced in early fall

Fruit first yellowish in early ripening procerss

Orange-red fruit in very early fall

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Scientific Name: Rubus spectabilis
Common Name: Salmonberry
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Pink, Purple
Fruit present: Summer, Fall
Fruit color: Orange, Red
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: Has bright pink-purple flowers in spring and early summer. Orange-red fruit is produced in early fall and is eated by birds and they leave none for you. Forms dens, large masses of canes that quickly fill an area.