Rubus allegheniensis, PA Ecotype
Common Blackberry, PA Ecotype
The berries may be consumed by humans; provides food and cover for wildlife.
General Product Information:
Item Number: RUBALL01
Species Type: Native
Pollinator Favorites, Woody Trees, Shrubs & Vines
Classification: Woody Deciduous Shrub
Characteristics: An attractive, thicket-forming shrub species; black fruit.
Habitat: Dry fields, roadsides, thickets, clearings, open woods.
Bloom Period: May to July
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 9.8 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 12 in
pH: 4.6 – 7.5
Pollinator Value: High
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: UPL
Approximate seeds per lb: 262,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 10.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine