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Unknown microspecies of bramble

Observed: 8th August 2008 By: oceanlis2000oceanlis2000’s reputation in Plantsoceanlis2000’s reputation in Plantsoceanlis2000’s reputation in Plants
IMG 8386 (2)
IMG 8390 (2)
IMG 8391 (2)
IMG 3518 (2)
IMG 3518
IMG 8386 (2)
Description:

This bramble grows in a woodland and has cerise flowers, the spines are straight

Identifications

No identification made yet.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

anonymous spotter's picture

Brambles

My knowledge of this complex genus dates back many years. Keeble Martin was aware of around 400 species in the UK (based on the Handbook of the Rubi of Great Britain by Watson, 1958): but that may either have been expanded or consolidated since!
Me, I just enjoy them - it's simpler!