Pick N Eat – Blackberry

A thornless, non-invasive fast growing shrub, producing berries which are a rich source of vitamins.

NAME Blackberry
BOTANICAL NAME Rubus ulmifolius
KEY FEATURES This plant produces heavy crops of deliciously flavoured deep purple to black fruits which ripen during summer.
Fruits are great for making pies and jams.
GROWING CONDITIONS Grows well in most conditions in well drained soil rich in organic matter.
PLANT CARE Apply mulch to help retain soil moisture and minimise weed growth.
Fruit is formed on last seasons wood, therefore remove the annual canes which have already fruited.
Full Sun drain water prune
Full Sun Well drained soil  Water moderately Prune