Rubus argutus Link - Highbush Blackberry
Family - Rosaceae
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Flowering - April - June.
Habitat - Low wet woods, open woods, fence rows, thickets, roadsides, pastures.
Origin - Native to U.S.
Other info. - This blackberry species can be found in the southern half of Missouri and is mainly concentrated in the southeast and southwest corners of the state. The plant grows to +2m tall.
Photographs taken in Brown Summit, NC., 5-10-03.