Rubus occidentalis L. - Black Raspberry
Family - Rosaceae
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Abaxial surface of leaflet.
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Flowering - April - June.
Habitat - Open woods, bluffs, thickets.
Origin - Native to U.S.
Other info. - This attractive and tasty species can be found throughout Missouri. The plant is commonly cultivated and many horticultural varieties exist. It is commonly called Black Raspberry.
Photographs taken near the Owl's Bend campground, Shannon County, MO., 6-13-05.