Rubus ursinus ‘Boysen’
Fruit very large, non-shiny, dark maroon berries, very aromatic, ripens early summer; vigorous trailing vines; white flowers in Spring; moist, well-drained soil, fertilize in early spring all purpose fertilizer; full sun; 5-6ft h x w; Z5 -28C to -23C
Make sure crown is not set too deeply
SE of middle arch, bone and blood meal + manure added to hole when planted. The bed there seemed to be very light potting soil, dug down to earth. Watered, followed by thunder storm and rain.
This planting is in the 7. Centre garden.
Purchased from Nico's Nurseryland
Latest Milestone Harvesting
the first ripe berries
plus one strawberry, 5 cherry tomatoes and the first of the watercress
with Alpine Strawberries and Yellow Pear Tomatoes
with some lavender, 2 green tomatoes and a Broad Bean
there are several berries, I ate a large ripe one, black as a blackberry, delicious
This looks settled in and is growing
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