|Zones: 4 - 9 (-20° F.)|
Height: 4 -6 feet
Spacing: 3 ft
Depth: Same depth as they were in the nursery.
Spread: 4 feet
Sun/Shade: Full/part Sun
Foliage: Deep Green
Fruit: Large, round, firm, juicy, red berries
Comments: This is THE standard for all Red Raspberries. Produces the largest berries of all fall-bearing types. Productivity is very high (plants are loaded with berries) The plants are very adaptable. Suited well for the south, where berries ripen as early as June. Tolerant to root rot. Plant Patent 10412. If planted in heavy soil, add peat moss, dehydrated cow manure, or compost. Hold plant in the hole, spread roots, plant crown 1” below soil; Fill ˝ way; compact soil; complete filling; compact soil; water well. Susceptible to verticillium wilt. Do not plant where tomatoes, potatoes, eggplant or peppers have been grown in the past 3-4 years; Plant as far away from these vegetables if growing them. Can train to trellis. Berries are ready to pick when they separate easily from the stems. Birds will eat the berries.