Photo Courtesy of NVK Nurseries

Rubus odoratus (Purple-Flowering Raspberry)

Large, bright mauve flowers appear on dark-green, maple-like leaves, and give way to broadly rounded, red-to-purple berries that are edible, but notably dry and crumbly. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring
3-6 ft tall x 6-12 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture
Native to Native