Rubus inopertus (Focke) Focke, Species ruborum 182 1911. (syn: Rubus fraxinifolius var. yushunii Suzuki & Yamamoto; Rubus lasiocarpus var. rosifolius Hook. fil.; Rubus niveus subsp. inopertus Diels;  Rubus niveus var. rhodophyllos Focke; Rubus niveus var. rosifolius (Hook. fil.) Hara; Rubus ohwianus Koidz.; Rubus ritozanensis Sasaki; Rubus yamamotoanus Li; Rubus yushunii (Suzuki & Yamamoto) Suzuki & Yamamoto);    
China (Guangxi, Guizhou, Hubei, Hunan, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan), Taiwan,
Vietnam, Bhutan, Sikkim, India (Darjeeling), Nepal
as per Catalogue of Life;

Similar to R. niveus but leaflets green beneath, pubescent only on veins; flowers in short 3-10-flowered axillary racemes or cymes; calyx lobes finely acuminate, glabrous on outsibe, white tomentose within and on margins.

Fl. May-July
Warm and cool broad-leaved forests.
(attributions- A.C.J Grierson & D.G Long. Flora of Bhutan. Published by RBGE. 1987 from Bhutan Biodiversity Portal)



SK1170 03 JUNE 2018 : 6 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (5)

Location : Lava, Kalimpong, India
Date : 11 May 2018
Elevation :  7000 ft.
Habit : Wild
Is it the same as earlier post of today

Rubus rosifolius Sm.??

Rubus inopertus (Focke ex Diels) Focke ??

Yes to me also appear close to images/ herbarium specimens of Rubus inopertus (Diels) Focke at

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