Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Rubus arcticus L. subsp. acaulis (Michx.) Focke image
Photographer: Joshua A. Horky           

Joshua A. Horky

Joshua A. Horky
Family Rosaceae
Rubus arcticus L. subsp. acaulis (Michx.) Focke
arctic raspberry, dwarf raspberry
Rubus: Latin name for "bramble" or "blackberry"
arcticus: of the arctic
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial, 2"-10" tall forb
Flower: pink, 3/4"-1 1/4" wide, sepals triangular; solitary, stalked
Fruit:roundish, 1/3" thick berry
Leaf:2-3, 3-parted with the end leaflet short stalked, broadly obovate, deeply toothed; side leaflets similar but asymmetrical
Habitat: cold bogs and wet meadows

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Cylactis arcticus (L.) Raf. ex B.D. Jackson subsp. acaulis (Michx.) W.A. Weber
Rubus arcticus Michx.
Rubus arcticus L. var. acaulis (Michx.) Boivin

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