Rubus Blackberry Thornless

Category: Rubus

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.

Species Rubus fruticosus x R. alleghaniensis (sub-genus Eubatus)
Height 2m
Width 4m
Flowering Period Summer
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
Position Full Sun
Uses Climbing, Edible, Garden, Pots & Tubs