This hybrid Blackberry bears richly flavoured fruit from mid-to-late summer. Add these healthy berries to fruit salad, your morning smoothie, Greek yoghurt or top your pancakes with them for a burst of flavour. Derived from high health, tissue cultured stock. Still bears some thorns. Note: this hybrid is not considered invasive.
Rubus Blackberry Thornless
|Species||Rubus fruticosus x R. alleghaniensis (sub-genus Eubatus)|
|Maintenance||Prefers well drained, slightly acidic, compost-rich soil and full sun position. Remove old canes in winter. Harvest when berries are ripe as they won’t ripen off the vine. Freeze or use immediately. Train onto wires or a trellis.|
|Fertiliser||Feed with a controlled release fertiliser in early spring. Self fertile.|
|Watering||Keep soil moist whilst plant is establishing and keep it mulched.|
|Tolerances||Salt Tolerant (Coastal), Light Frost Tolerant|
|Uses||Climbing, Edible, Garden, Pots & Tubs|