RASPBERRY - CHILCOTIN
Botanical Name: Rubus idaeus
A summer fruiting variety which produces heavy crops of good quality fruit. Sturdy almost thornless canes carry sweet fat fruit in mid-summer. They are a mid season variety. This variety has good disease resistance. They fruit on the floricanes or their two year canes. Each year prune out the canes that have finished fruiting and tie up the new seasons primocanes, these can produce a small autumn crop on their tips, prune these tips back once the fruits are finished.
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Warm Temperate, Cool Temperate
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?
Yes (Often below -2)
Amount of leaves in Winter?
No Leaves (Deciduous)
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Suitability in Pots
Yes with 35L+ Pot
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest
Sun or Shade
Preferred Soil Type
Moderately Acidic (5.5-6.5)
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Update: 719 days 3hrs
Comments: - Produces plenty of tasty fruit, mainly in early summer.
Fruiting Months November and December
Height 2 metres
Growing: In the Ground
Fruit Harvest: 2 kilograms per Year
First Fruited: 1 Years from purchase in pot
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
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