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Rubus chamaemorus

Common Name(s): Bake-apple; cloudberry
Family: Rosaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 90
Precipitation: 36 to 55 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -38° (F)
Soil pH: 4 to 5.2
Soil Texture/Type: Medium fine
Soil Drainage: Very Poor
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity: Intermediate
Favors peat bogs. Grown in Alaska and south to New Hampshire. No drought or salinity tolerance.
Pythium, Sclerotinia, Anthrachose, Rhizoctonia, Powdery Mildew, Rust
Additive - flavoring, Food - fruit


Geographical Origin:
Eastern Asia, Siberia, North America, Eastern/northern Europe, Soviet Far East
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