A vigorous, trailing grower that’s actually a cross between a Pacific Blackberry and a Raspberry. Its purple-blue fruit has a wonderful, slightly tangy taste and can be enjoyed fresh or made into jams, syrups and pie fillings. Derived from high-health, tissue cultured stock.
|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|