Plant Number: 7.525.050  
Taiwan Creeping Raspberry
Rubus pentalobus ‘Emerald Carpet’

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  Selected by the University of British Columbia Botanical Gardens, this plant is an outstanding groundcover for the Pacific Northwest. Plants form a fast-spreading carpet of rounded green leaves that remain evergreen. Small white flowers develop into tasty orange berries. Drought tolerant once established. Space 4 to 8 plants per square yard. Registered with COPF: royalty required for propagation.

Zone 7 to Zone 9

Conditions     Appearance    
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
  Partial Shade

Soil Type

Soil pH

Soil Moisture

Care Level

Foot Traffic

Rate of Spread
Flower Colour

Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Late Spring

Foliage Color
  Deep Green

Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Lawn Substitute
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Ground Cover

Flower Head Size
  Very Small

   10-15 cm
   4-6 inches

   75-90 cm
   29-35 inches

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