Forget about disease
Forget about disease
- All Yields big, bright berries on 1-year stems
- Tasty fresh, canned or frozen
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- Botanical Name: Rubus idaeus 'Heritage'
- Season: Fall
- Sun/Shade: Full to partial sun.
- Height: 4 - 6 feet.
- Spacing: 3 feet.
- Zone: 4 - 9
- Spread: 5 feet.
- Color: White blossoms.
- Foliage: Medium green foliage.
- Depth: Same as in the nursery.
- Blooms: June - August.
- Yield: Approximately 1 - 2 quarts.
- Fruit: Large, dark red berries.
- Soil Preference: Organic, well-drained, slightly acidic, sandy loamy soil.
- Growth Rate: Moderate to fast growth rate.
- Pruning: In early Spring before new growth begins, cut the old canes as low to the ground as possible to encourage buds to break from below the soil surface. Remove and discard the canes. Obviously, this approach cannot be performed with Summer-bearing red raspberry cultivars that bear fruit on second-year canes.
- Form: Upright.
- Flowers: Open, single, rose-like flowers 5 - 10 to a cluster.
- 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.