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Dewberry (Canadensis Rubus) Wholesale at TN Nursery
Dewberries are both delicious and easy to grow! We are one of the leading companies involved in the online supply of Dewberry Canadensis Rubus of various ages ranging between one and four years. This berry plant is usually found in the northern of the United States and many regions of Canada. Dewberries are members of the genus called Rubus fruits which comprise flowering plants in the rose family Rosaceae and subfamily Rosoideae. When young the stems of this plant which are found to grow in dense shrubby places may be upright with straight bristles or weak with hooked prickles that are dotted-glandular and smooth. Its leaves each between one and a half and two inches long consist of up to five pointed oblong-ovate and cut-serrate leaflets. Their color composition is as follows: light green on top and whitish-downy below. Its fruits usually ripen between June and July. It produces tender and fragrant fruits that are big in size sweet in taste and light red in color. It is widely believed that the extracts of this plant are capable of curing some ailments such as diarrhea and nausea. The roots of Dewberry are powerful astringents. They are sometimes recommended for use by physicians in chronic dysentery and diarrhea. They can also come in handy when one needs to stop bleeding from cuts or wounds. The plant can be used for ornamental purposes as well. It is also possible to extract dye from its fruit. The fruits can be eaten raw or cooked to make jams pies etc.