Holiday Bulbs

Rubus calycinoides Special Item

Creeping Raspberry, Ornamental Raspberry

Type: Perennials,Groundcovers
Height: 6-10" (Plant 2' apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 6-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay
Flower / Accent: White / White
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Alluring workhorse forming cascading arms of opposing heart-shaped textural leaves. This tough selection looks particularly nice cascading over rocks, ledges, and down hillsides, rerooting along the stems for dense weed-barring erosion control. White flowers produce edible fruit. Nearly evergreen, the foliage of Rubus turns an vivid red in the fall.

Our plant spacing recommendations are based on how quickly these plants will spread in their first season of growth.

Features to Note:

  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Edgers
  • Groundcovers
  • OK in Containers
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Winter Interest
  • For a Sunny Spot

Rubus General Information:

Rubus calycinoides are adaptable groundcovers perfect for tough locations and erosion control. Low-maintenance, moderate to fast spreading groundcover.

Rubus Plant Care:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and birds. Thrives in any soil as long as it is well drained. Nearly evergreen, pest and trouble free plant. To divide, cut away rooted stems and transplant in spring or fall.

$9.95 $4.97 ea.
(3+) $9.50 $4.75 ea.
Spring 2015
Plant Code: RUCA