Medicinal uses(Warning!)There are no medicinal uses listed for Rubus glaucus.
Cuttings of half-ripe wood, July/August in a frame. Tip layering in July. Plant out in autumn.Division in early spring or just before leaf-fall in the autumn.
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This species is not hardy in the colder areas of the country, it tolerates temperatures down to between -5 and -10°c. Often cultivated in S. America for its edible fruit. Yields of up to 20 tonnes per hectare are achieved in S. America. This species could be useful in hybridization programmes with American and European blackberries and raspberries, but it is susceptible to some N. American raspberry diseases. Closely related to R. occidentalis.Plants in this genus are notably susceptible to honey fungus.
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