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Common raspberry 'Autumn Bliss'        

Rubus idaeus

  • 36 plantings
  • 1 available for swap
  • 2 wanted
  • 1 stashed

'Autumn Bliss' is a Common raspberry variety in the Rubus genus with a scientific name of Rubus idaeus. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Light green and   Apple green and   Pastel green. When fully grown, they tend to grow to a diameter of 1.0 cm (that's 0.39 inches in imperial).When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours:   Cadmium red and   Barn red. Leaves appear approximately as a   Deep jungle green and   Light green colour. Autumn Bliss grows as a Perennial and is a Fruit. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Autumn Bliss is known for its Clump-Forming habit and growing to a height of approximately 98.0 cm (3.19 feet). This variety tends to bloom in mid summer.

Autumn Bliss Common raspberry is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Autumn Bliss have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Autumn Bliss

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Prune each cane to the ground in mid winter or very early spring. Mulch with well rotted compost

A partial sun position will ensure your plant thrives and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Autumn Bliss is thought of as hardy, so it can be safe to leave outdoors for the majority of winter (although if in doubt, using a row cover is often a good idea). USDA Hardiness Zone 4 to 8 are typically the USDA Hardiness Zones that are appropriate for this plant (although this can vary based on your microclimate). Ideally plant in clay soil and try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 5.7 and 6.0 as Autumn Bliss likes to be in weakly acidic soil.

Growing Autumn Bliss from seed

Try to ensure a gap of at least 1.62 feet (50.0 cm) when sowing to prevent overcrowding your seedlings.

Transplanting Autumn Bliss

Plant canes at least 30 cm apart. Autumn fruiting plants are usually self supporting

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Autumn Bliss is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Autumn Bliss

This variety tends to be ready for harvesting by early autumn.