You'll already be in heaven once you taste these delicious blackberries. Starting in mid-June, you'll enjoy an extended and easy harvest of tasty fruit packed with all the health benefits of a traditional berrymdash;and then some! Its thornless, self-supporting canes grow in a manageable habit making it easy to maintain and harvest. Encourage optimal fruit production with full sun placement and well-drained, slightly acidic loam soil that has a moderate water-holding capacity. Rubus fruticosus 'A 1960' PPAF
Rubus fruticosus 'A 1960' PPAF
Sun Exposure:Full Sun
Height/Habit:4 - 5 feet
Spread:36 - 60 inches
Spacing:36 - 60 inches
Flowering Date:Late spring to early summer.
Planting Instructions:Produces best fruit in full sun. Dig a hole deep and wide enough to spread the roots without having to bend them. Firm the soil around the roots and water thoroughly.
Winter Care:A winter mulch is recommended in colder climates.
Growth Rate:Moderate to fast.
Flower Form:Open single, rose-like, 5-10 to a cluster and 1-2 clusters per cane.
Foliage Type:Compound, mid green.
Pruning:Trim canes to approximately 3 1/2 - 4'. Remove any broken and unwanted canes. Late winter or early spring, when plants are still dormant.
Soil Requirement:Blackberry plants grow best in a well-drained, fertile, slightly acidic, loam soil with moderate water-holding capacity.
Additional Information:Bears fruit early before hot weather sets in.
Restricted States:AE AK FL GU HI MA PR SC
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below: