Basics

Ease of Growing
Easy
Grown as
Perennial
Growing Habit
-
Hardiness
Super Hardy

Cane berries are versatile and hardy in the coldest climates where other fruits fail.

Crops
Spring Transplant
Growing Season
Short, Long
Cultivar Type
Early
Growing Conditions
Cold, Cool, Warm, Hot

Cane berries prefer a deep, well–drained, fertile soil and typically bear fruit on 2–year old wood.

Outdoor Growing Temp
55°F - 85°F
Min Outdoor Soil Temp
40°F

In colder climates, plant in Spring. In mild climates, you can plant anytime in Spring or Fall.

Start Indoors
Yes
Start Outdoors
No
Light
Sun: min. 6 hours daily (Cold, Cool, Warm, Hot)

Raspberries need a minimum of 6 to 8 hours of sunlight per day for maximum productivity.

Water
Moderate

Raspberries are deep rooted, so they only need a moderate amount of water. Drip irrigation is highly recommended to avoid fungal disease on the berries.

Feeder
Heavy

Raspberries should be fertilized every Spring with a good organic fertilizer or compost mix.

Suitability
Tolerates light frost, Needs lots of space
Small Gardens?
No
Containers?
No
Attracts beneficial insects?
Yes
Color
Rich, dark-red
Fruit Size
0.5-0.5"
Plant Height
36.0-72.0"
Plant Diameter
36.0-48.0"
Hardiness Zone
5-11
Disease Resistance
-
Taste Profile

Firmer berries.