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    • trailing blackberry
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    • Rubus ursinus

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trailing blackberry Rubus ursinus

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hifidinaturalist

Date

December 7, 2014 10:38 AM PST

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trailing blackberry Rubus ursinus

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megmats

Date

October 1, 2014

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California blackberry Rubus ursinus

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kevinhintsa

Date

March 31, 2011 03:35 PM PDT

Description

Note the thin thorns and round stems .

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California blackberry Rubus ursinus

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podiceps

Date

May 18, 2014

Description

Wild blackberry, low growing vines, near road edge.

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California Blackberry Rubus ursinus

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skywilson

Date

November 22, 2014 11:42 AM PST

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justin2

Date

November 16, 2014 05:23 AM PST

Description

Rubus ursinus

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California Blackberry Rubus ursinus

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caoimheanne

Date

November 1, 2014 01:28 PM PDT

Description

leaves: alternate
deciduous
3 leaflets ranging from 3-7 cm long
dark green
toothed
prickles are curved and unflattened
'trailing' similar to strawberry, anchors in the ground every couple of feet

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California Blackberry Rubus ursinus

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dpom

Date

October 23, 2014

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California Blackberry Rubus ursinus

Observer

finatic

Date

April 30, 2014 07:22 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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California Blackberry Rubus ursinus

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faerthen

Date

October 8, 2014 01:02 PM PDT

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daninord

Date

October 17, 2014 03:24 PM PDT

Description

The trailing blackberry, an angiosperm is in the family Rosaceae. This species is low to the ground, no more than 6" and has long trailing vines that extend laterally along the ground. Vines are thrones as are the underside of the leaves. Leaves have a velvet texture. Leaves are severely serated, alternate on the vine and pinnately compound in three.

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California blackberry Rubus ursinus

Observer

dshell

Date

September 27, 2014 10:32 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Rubus ursinus is a species of blackberry or dewberry known by the common names California blackberry, California dewberry, Douglas berry, Pacific blackberry or Pacific dewberry and trailing blackberry. It is native to western North America. This is a wide, spreading shrub or vine-bearing bush with prickly branches that can tip layer to spread vegetatively. Its white flowers may be distinguished from those of other blackberries by their narrow petals. The species is dioeocious, with male and...

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