Rubus ursinus Thornless
Plant roots are perennial but produce biennial stems. Old stems will die off and new stems will produce the fruit.
Dozens of pints of fruit from a single plant.
Interesting Fact: Rubus - is the old Latin name of the brambles.
Blackberries are one of the most notable antioxidants. Incredible source of vitamin C,K, folic acid, B and even a source of magnesium. Omega's 3 and 6, fiber and even some protein.
Very productive. *Deer May Browse*
|Height||6' - 10'|
|Spread||10' - 20'|
|Primary Foliage Color||Green|
|Seasonal Foliage Color||Dormant durning the colder months|
|Sun Preferences||Full Sun|
|Water Preferences||Average: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.|
|Cold Hardiness Zone||5 to 8|