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Blackberries (Rubus spp.) weed or native?

Blackberries are delicious…but they are also one of Australia’s worst environmental woody weeds. Blackberries were introduced in the 1840s in New South Wales, and the plants quickly spread throughout the Country via birds and other animals. In the 185os, von Mueller deliberately spread blackberry seeds into the … Continue reading

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