in the forest at Morni hills – Aug’09?;


Plant for Id 271009Ch2 – indiantreepix | Google Groups



Prickly like Rosa:  A shrub 2.5 m tall, prickly like Rosa. West slope of Mt Slamet Central Java, the dry area. Could you ID this please. Thank you.

I have found the answer. It is Rubus lineatus – Reinw. ex Blume.
Please validate. 

Rubus for sure

tell me though how did you get the id??
did it fruit and develop the tell tale red berries???

I ‘ve got some other images with the yellow berries. Then I checked it in a book “Mountain Plants of Java?” (I forgot the tittle). And that’s it.

Please see if this Rubus splendidissimus Hara



Plant for ID from Paddar valley JK: 251111 SRANA 03: Request for Identification:

Date: 7th August 2011
Location: Paddar valley district Kishtwar J&K.
Altitude: 3212 meters asl
Plant habit/habitat: Wild shrub with spiny stem.
Plant height: 1-2 meters

Probably some berry from Rosaceae

Can it be Filipendula sp.

I would suggest Rubus sp.
But without any pics of the flowers or berries I fear it is impossible to id any further.

please no doubt about Rubus.


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