Taxon: Rubus rosifolius Sm.

 
Genus: Rubus
  Subgenus: Idaeobatus
Family: Rosaceae
  Subfamily: Rosoideae
      Tribe: Rubeae
Nomen number: 32436
Place of publication: Pl. icon. ined. 3: t. 60. 1791 "rosaefolius"
Comments:
  • • valid publication and authorship verified from original literature
  • • spelling corrected in accordance with Melbourne ICN Art. 60.8 and Rec. 60G
Name Verified on: 09-Jun-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR)
Accessions: 11 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Pl Res SEAs 2:278. 1991)
  • Human food: fruit (fide Cornucopia; Econ Pl Aust)
  • Gene sources: high yield for red raspberry (fide Pl Breed Rev 32:150. 2009)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of red raspberry (based on crosses with Rubus idaeus fide Pl Breed Rev 32:147. 2009)
  • Weed: (fide F Hawaii; F NZeal)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Western Indian Ocean: Mauritius
  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Anhui, - Zhejiang, - Fujian, - Hunan, - Hubei, - Jiangxi, - Guangdong, - Guizhou, - Shaanxi, - Sichuan, - Yunnan, - Guangxi
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Malesia: Indonesia - Kalimantan, - Celebes, - Java, - Lesser Sunda Islands; Malaysia - Sabah, - Sarawak
    • Papuasia: Indonesia - Irian Jaya; Papua New Guinea; Solomon Islands
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - New South Wales, - Queensland, - Victoria
  • Pacific

    • Southwestern Pacific: New Caledonia; Vanuatu

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. throughout tropics & warm-temperate regions

    Cultivated:

    . cult. throughout tropics & warm-temperate regions

References:

  • Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. 1961- (F NZeal)
  • Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. 1960- (F CambLVN)
  • Bean, A. R. 1997. A revision of Rubus sect. Idaeobatus (Focke) Focke (Rosaceae) in Australia (Austrobaileya) 4:681.
  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. 1980- (F Ceylon)
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. 1960- (F Zamb)
  • Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  • Finn, C. et al. 2001. Breeders experiences with Rubus species (Breeders Rubus)
  • Finn, C. F. & J. F. Hancock 2008. Chapter 12. Raspberries (Temp Fruit Cr Breed) 359-392.
  • Hall, H. K. et al. 2009. Chapter 2. Raspberry breeding and genetics Pl. Breed. Rev. 32:39-353.
  • Hall, H. K. et al. 2009. Chapter 2. Raspberry breeding and genetics Pl. Breed. Rev. 32:39-353.
  • Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. 1978-1982 (L Nepal)
  • Huang, J.-H. & J.-M. Hu 2009. Revision of Rubus (Rosaceae) in Taiwan (Taiwania) 54:303-304.
  • Hummer, K. E. et al. 2013. Asian germplasm influences on American berry crops (HortScience) 48:1090-1094.
  • Hummer, K. E. et al. 2013. Asian germplasm influences on American berry crops (HortScience) 48:1090-1094.
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. 1982 (F PR)
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). 1965 (F JapanOhwi)
  • Pankhurst, R. J. 2011. Rosaceae. Rubus (F Nicaragua) 3:2205.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Randall, R. P. The introduced flora of Australia and its weed status. 2007 (Weed CRCAustralia)
  • Randell, R. A. et al. 2004. Genetic analysis of natural hybrids between endemic and alien Rubus (Rosaceae) species in Hawai'i Conservation Genet. 5:217-230.
  • Randell, R. A. et al. 2004. Genetic analysis of natural hybrids between endemic and alien Rubus (Rosaceae) species in Hawai'i Conservation Genet. 5:217-230.
  • Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. 1952- (F TE Afr)
  • Verheij, E. W. M. & R. E. Coronel, eds. 1991. Edible fruits and nuts (Pl Res SEAs) 2:278.
  • Villaseñor, J. L. & F. J. Espinoza-Garcia 2004. The alien flowering plants of Mexico Diversity & Distrib. 10:113-123.
  • Wagner, W. L. et al. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i. 1990 (F Hawaii)
  • Westphal, E. & P. C. M. Jansen, eds. 1989. A selection (Pl Res SEAs) A:242.
  • Willis, J. H. A handbook to plants in Victoria. 1970-1972 (F VictWillis)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)
  • Zandee, M. & C. Kalkman 1981. The genus Rubus (Rosaceae) in Malesia. 1. Subgenera Chamaebatus and Idaeobatus (Blumea) 27:81.
  • Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. 1996, 1999 (L Argent)

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Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image