Rubus fruticosus Illini Hardy
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Common Snowberry is a small deciduous shrub with characteristic white to pink flowers and clusters of white fruit.
The Illini Hardy Blackberry was developed in Illinois for northern growers, and produces a large, juicy blackberry with medium-sweet flavor. The berries are ready for harvest in midsummer, and go great in preserves.
COMMON SNOWBERRY QUICK FACTS
ILLINI HARDY BLACKBERRY QUICK FACTS
Spread: 1.2 m (4 ft)
Flowers: pink to white flowers in spring
Bark: red-brown shredded bark
Toxicity: berries toxic to humans
Other Names: common snowberry
Other Names: illinois blackberry
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