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mypottingbenchblog

Normally found pottering in my Devon cottage garden. www.mypottingbenchblog.com

Rubus spectabilis 'Olympic Double'

  • Season Icon Mid SpringMid Spring 2017
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mypottingbenchblog

Help me identify this plant. Flowering shrub seen at the entrance to Winkworth Arboretum- ruffled flowers on a 5ft high shrub #plantid #floweringshrub

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suerichards

Hi Craig @mypottingbenchblog it looks like a Rubus 👍

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mypottingbenchblog

@suerichards I think you're spot on! I thought it was but the flower looked nothing like others I've seen. It's cos it's a double. Thank you

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mypottingbenchblog

#rubus #rubusspectabilis #rubusspectabilisolympicdouble #ornamentalbramble #suckeringshrub #springflowered #doubleflower #doubleblooms #shadetolerant #maroon #red

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