Big 'ol berries
Big 'ol berries
- Jumbo-sized, glossy black fruit
- High yielding
- Erect, thorn less canes
- Fast grower once established
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- Botanical Name: Rubus x 'Apache'
- Season: Fall
- Sun/Shade: Full Sun
- Height: 5 - 8 feet, upright
- Spacing: 3 - 4 feet
- Zone: 5 - 9
- Spread: 4 - 8 feet
- Color: White blossoms.
- Foliage: Compound, mid green, pubescent foliage.
- Depth: Same depth as they were in the nursery. Plant so the roots are below soil level.
- Blooms: Early Summer for several weeks.
- Yield: Heavy yields.
- Fruit: Large glossy black fruit in great abundance.
- Soil Preference: Tolerant of a wide range of soils, will do best in well-drained, humus enriched, slightly acidic soil.
- Growth Rate: Fast growth rate once established, which takes approximately 3 - 5 weeks.
- Pruning: Trim canes to 42 inches, remove unwanted ones in early Spring.
- Form: Erect thornless canes.
- Pollinator: Self-pollinating.
Orders for in-stock seeds and hardgoods are typically shipped within 5 business days.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
|2019 Insects Shipping Schedule|
|Zones||Lacewings, Lady Beetles & Encapsulated Earthworms||Nematodes|
|1A||5/3 - 11/1||5/10 - 11/1|
|1B - 2A||5/10 - 11/1||5/10 - 11/1|
|2B - 3B||4/26 - 11/1||4/26 - 11/1|
|4A - 6A||4/12 - 11/1||4/12 - 11/1|
|6B - 7A||4/5 - 11/1||4/5 - 11/1|
|7B - 8B||3/8 - 11/1||3/8 - 11/1|
|9A - 10B||2/22 - 11/1||2/22 - 11/1|
|Last Order Date||10/28/2019||10/28/2019|
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.
Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your order--via the U.S. Postal Service or United Parcel Service. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Please note that we cannot ship outside of the continental United States.