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Florida Blackberry

Florida Blackberry

Other Names

Sawtooth Blackberry

Florida Blackberry Facts

Florida Blackberry is another name for Sawtooth Blackberry. The binomial name for Sawtooth Blackberry is Rubus argutus. There are several other popular Blackberry species, including Rubus fruticosus, or Common Blackberry, Rubus ulmifolius, or Thornless Blackberry, and Rubus ursinus, or Trailing Blackberry.

Florida Blackberry Farms

It may be possible to find any florida blackberry farms near your location. We have built a map that will show all of the berry farms in our directory!

Florida Blackberry Stories

Ask a Master Gardener: Dealing with deadly nightshade
A: The nightshade you describe (solanum dulcamara) is not actually very dangerous, but it is mildly toxic. The red berries that form after the flowers die are the most toxic part, especially when they're still green. They contain a substance called ... Duluth News Tribune [ story ]

PARK VIEWS: The Dos and Don'ts
2) DO NOT EAT ANY FRUIT, BERRIES OR MUSHROOMS found growing in the park! The new leaves of the Poke Weed are said to be edible but berries of the tall Poke Weed plant, which look like white grapes, are toxic. The Nightshade family, which ... Circleville Herald [ story ]

Class teaches do's and don'ts of eating weeds
Nightshade, for example, has leaves and berries similar to those of tomato plants but neither the leaves nor berries are safe to eat. And poison hemlock — which, as the name suggests, is poisonous — looks similar to safe-to-eat wild carrots, Hanlin said. The Columbian [ story ]

Photo - Harry Cliffe - Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - University of Texas - Austin, Texas

Other Species

Common Blackberry
Thornless Blackberry
Trailing Blackberry

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