Salmonberry

Salmonberry

Observation - Salmonberry. Description: Raspberry-like shrub with pink/purple flowers in spring. An invasive alien species naturalised in some areas, particularly in Northern Ireland and Scotland. Introduced from NW America in 1827 by Scottish plant hunter David Douglas (of Douglas Fir fame).

Raspberry-like shrub with pink/purple flowers in spring. An invasive alien species naturalised in some areas, particularly in Northern Ireland and Scotland. Introduced from NW America in 1827 by Scottish plant hunter David Douglas (of Douglas Fir fame).