Plant Number: 7.525.050  
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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
  Normal
  Sandy
  Clay

Soil pH
  Acid
  Alkaline
  Neutral

Soil Moisture
  Average
  Dry
  Moist

Care Level
  Easy

Foot Traffic
  None

Rate of Spread
  Fast
Flower Colour
  White

Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Late Spring

Foliage Color
  Deep Green

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

Flower Head Size
  Very Small

Height
   10-15 cm
   4-6 inches

Spread
   75-90 cm
   29-35 inches



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