Purple Flowering Raspberry - Rubus odoratus

Purple flowers are visible from quite a distance. Blooms in June and sporadically the rest of the summer. Fruit is edible and ripe in August.  Tends to create thickets and is best used in shrub borders.  Can grow in denser shade but will not flower or fruit well. 

 

Mature size: 3 - 6' high, 2 - 3' wide  

Bloom time: June  

Flower color: Purple

Location: Sunny with average soil moisture, partial sun with average soil moisture