Taxon: Rubus canadensis L.

 
Genus: Rubus
Subgenus: Rubus
Section: Canadenses
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Rosoideae
Tribe: Rubeae
Nomen number: 32281
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:494. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 01-Apr-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Jan-2006
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 17 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: crop quality for blackberry (fide http://www.uga.edu/fruit/rubus.html,)
  • Gene sources: primary genetic relative of blackberry (based on successful crosses with blackberry fide Breeders Rubus)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (n.), New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Minnesota, Wisconsin (n.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Delaware, Georgia (n.), Kentucky (e.), Maryland, North Carolina (w.), South Carolina (n.w.), Tennessee (e.), Virginia]


References:

  1. Chester, E. W. et al. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants. (Atlas Tenn)
  2. Davis, H. A. et al. 1969. Contributions toward the revision of the Eubati of eastern North America. IV (Castanea) 34:164.
  3. Edees, E. S. & A. Newton Brambles of the British Isles. 1988 (Bramb Brit)
  4. Finn, C. et al. 2001. Breeders experiences with Rubus species (Breeders Rubus)
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  6. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  7. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. (F NE US)
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  9. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  10. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  11. University of Georgia 2010. Blackberries and raspberries (Rubus spp.)
  12. Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)

Check other web resources for Rubus canadensis L. :

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?32281. Accessed 23 May 2018.