Rubus idaeus, SE: Hallon, Skogshallon, DE: Himbeere,
NL: Framboos, UK: Red Raspberry, European Raspberry, Framboise
|| ||Rubus idaeus L.|
|| ||Hallon, Skogshallon|
|| ||Red Raspberry, European Raspberry, Framboise|
|| ||Rosaceae, Rose family, Rosväxter|
|| ||Biennial stems or "canes" from its perennial root system; During first year, a new unbranched stem grows vigorously to its full height of about 150cm to about 250cm; Second year, the stem does not grow any taller, but produces several side shoots, which bear smaller leaves with three or five leaflets. |
|| ||Leaves are green with large pinnate leaves having five or seven leaflets.|
|| ||Five white petals |
|| ||June, July|
|| ||An aggregate of numerous drupelets around a central core. It is red, edible, sweet but tart-flavoured.|
|| ||Throughout the country|
Derivation of the botanical name:
Rubus, bramble, - from ruber, red, an allusion to red dye obtained from fruits of some of the species.
idaeus, 'from Ida', which is a mountain in Asia Minor.
- The standard author abbreviation L. is used to indicate Carl Linnaeus (1707 – 1778), a Swedish botanist, physician, and zoologist, the father of modern taxonomy.