Fruit Trees
Daleys Nursery Catalogue
Welcome! Get Our 34 Page Full Colour Catalogue delivered to you
fathers day coupon
fathers day couponBare root fruit trees just arrivered love appleRare Fruit magazinesKyogle Shop Opening hoursPlants that we have too many of and that will soon outgrow their pot size so need to be sold fast
Link to full staock list
blog on bare root
Mail order to your door
Ask the forum
Postage Free Fruit Trees

KERIBERRY

KeriberryBotanical Name: Rubus rugosus var. thwaitsii
Description

A supply of fresh berries in early spring when there is few other fruits available is very welcomed. The fruit looks like a large blackberry and has a flavour between that and a raspberry. A strong trellis is needed for support. Very vigorous. Weed Warning: This very desirable and heavy fruiting berry is a very vigorous grower. It can be easily maintained in a garden situation by mowing around the production area to keep down the runners, however if neglected and abandoned the runners will gradually spread through a large area and can be difficult to regain the balance. Grown commercially in NZ for years this beauty is capable of bearing almost all year round in warmer climates.

Other Names: kerryberry
ImagePriceAvail.PropagationSizeBuy Options
$17.90 0 Cutting Medium Email Me When Available In Production
$17.90 0 Cutting Small Email Me When Available In Production
Extra Images & Youtube Videos - Click to view full size
Keriberry For Sale Mega Tube Leaf of the Keriberry Keriberry For Sale Super Tube

Plant Information or Specifications

Sub Categories (HashTags)

Great For Kids (#GreatForKids)

Preferred Climate

Subtropical, Warm Temperate
Learn About Climate Zones

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)

2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate

1 (Self Pollinating)
Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts?

Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter?

All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas

WA

Water Requirements

Moderate Watering

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest

2-3 Years

Sun or Shade

Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type

Good Drainage

Soil pH

Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months

April, May, June, July, August, September, October

Hashtags

 

Customer Comments on Keriberry

Tree Information on growing, planting, pruning, maintenance, ripening, taste, pick or bonsai tips. But mainly how to grow a Keriberry Share Your Advice or ask questions on our Forum

Share Your Tip
Your Tip on: Keriberry
My Full Name:
Suburb/City:
My State
My Email: (Kept Private)
  Tips Policy & Guide
Preview

Keriberry


Customer Feedback
Create Your Own My Edible Backyard Page and your feedback will appear here.

Keriberry (Cutting) 7/10

Lorna's Edible Fruits
Update: 3270 days 8hrs

Comments: -

Similar in taste to Boysenberries. Holds its fruit in clusters at the end of its canes. Fruits in winter when other fruit is scarce. Does not produce large volumes of fruit together like the Boysenberry does, but produces smaller volumes over a prolonged period. Grow on a trellis to keep off the ground. Said to be native, but other information suggests it was imported a lot of years ago. Worth a go.

Fruiting Months April, May, June, July, August, September

Planted: 2007

Height 4 metres

Growing: In the Ground

First Fruited: 6 Months from Purchase in Pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Spring

Pollination: Self Pollination

Pest Control:

None needed.

Organic Status:Organic


Was this review helpful? Yes | No | Report
28 of 31 people found this review useful

* You need your own My Edibles Page to contribute Quick & Easy

Keriberry

Rev 's Edible Fruits
Update: 3288 days 1hrs

Comments: -

slow at first then vigorous. very exotic looking leaves


Was this review helpful? Yes | No | Report
4 of 5 people found this review useful

* You need your own My Edibles Page to contribute Quick & Easy

Keriberry (Cutting) 6/10

Ivepeters's Edible Fruits
Update: 1052 days 24hrs

Comments: - Unknown

Height 2.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Winter

Pollination: Self Pollination

When I Fertilise: Yearly


Was this review helpful? Yes | No | Report
0 of 2 people found this review useful

* You need your own My Edibles Page to contribute Quick & Easy