Definition of Rubus saxatilis
1. Noun. European trailing bramble with red berrylike fruits.
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Literary usage of Rubus saxatilis
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1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1886)
"Bummle-kite in Yks. (Holderness) also signifies ' a person with a protuberant stomach.'—EDS Gloss. C. 7. (2) Rubus saxatilis, L.—Yks. ..."
2. English Botany; Or, Coloured Figures of British Plants, with Their Essential ...by Sir James Edward Smith, James Sowerby by Sir James Edward Smith, James Sowerby (1798)
"AMONG (he most elegant of its genus is the Rubus saxatilis, a northern species, very abundant in Lapland, less so in this island, a native of lofty ..."
3. Beyond Petsora Eastward: Two Summer Voyages to Novaya Zemlya and the Islands by Henry J. Pearson, Henry Wemyss Feilden (1899)
"... dotted over all the damp peat lands; Rubus saxatilis is not uncommon in the Birch woods amongst boulders. Geum rivale and Potentilla comarum are scarce, ..."
4. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1897)
"8. Rubus Americanus (Pers.) Britton. Dwarf Raspberry. (Fig. 1897.) Rubus saxatilis var. Canadensis Michx. Fl. Bor. Am. 1: 298. ..."
5. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1904)
"Rubus saxatilis, sometimes called the stone bramble, is a perennial herb, with pleasant fruit of few rather large drupes. It is a native of stony places, ..."