Rubus roseus

Rubus roseus (mora silvestre)[1] is a species of bramble, a flowering plant in the rose family, native to the high elevations of the Andes regions of South America.[2]

Rubus roseus
Rubus Roseus - Flickr - Dick Culbert.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Rubus
R. roseus
Binomial name
Rubus roseus


R. roseus is a low arching clusters of shrubs that grows up to 2 meters (6 feet 7 inches). The fruits are edible and commonly used in drinks and dyes. Edible parts of the Rubus Roseus are the fruit and are sometimes exported to Britain.


  1. ^ John H. Wiersema, Blanca León (2016). World Economic Plants: A Standard Reference, Second Edition CRC Press; p. 599; ISBN 1466576812. Accessed 19 February 2019
  2. ^ Rubus roseus - Poir. Plants For A Future; accessed 19 February 2019