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Common Blackberry (Rubus allegheniensis)

Image ID: 2010/ar80

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Other common names: Allegheny Blackberry
Family: Rosacae (Rose)
Height: 2 to 8 ft. (shrub)
Blooms: May to June
Leaf Type: divided
Bloom Size:  1 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Individual flowers, Regular blooms, 5 parts
Location: Allegheny River Trail
Date:  5/15/2010
Notes: Thorny.
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Common Blackberry may be easily confused with:
We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.

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