Rubus idaeus

Family (Traditional)Rosaceae
SpeciesRubus idaeus L.
Common NameAmerican Red Raspberry; Red Raspberry
Growth Habitshrub
Plant NotesLeaf Persistance: Deciduous; Habit: shrub; Woody/Herbaceous: woody; Terrestrial/Aquatic: Terrestrial;
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate; Simple/Compound: Compound; Leaf Complexity: 1;1 Trifoliolate; Leaf Type: Broadleaf; Leaf Veination: Palmate;Pinnate; Petiole Type: Petiolate; Leaf/Leaflet Shapes: Lanceolate;Ovate; Leaf/Leaflet Margins: Double-Serrate;Serrate;Serrulate;
Hypanthium: No; Perianth Absent: No; Flower Color2: White; Fruit Color: Red ;
*Average C-Value: 1.1
C value
StatusNative; AGCP (FACU), EMP (FAC) (NWPL); G5T5 (Global Rank)
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** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

  • State Boundaries
  • Counties
  • Counties - Species Present
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim


SynonymFull Citation
Batidea peramoena Batidea peramoena

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: Clinton (KY)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: EKY

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 2000 - 2000

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
31234100637188 Clinton Kentucky 27 Jun 2000 Mark A. Gorton
Rubus idaeus
31234100637170 Clinton Kentucky 27 Jun 2000 Mark A. Gorton
Rubus idaeus
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Plant Photos

Rubus idaeus - Tara Littlefield
Rubus idaeus - Tara Littlefield