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Blackberry 'Thornless Ouachita'

Rubus fruticosus

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Thornless Ouachita is part of the Rubus genus and is a Blackberry variety. Its scientific name is Rubus fruticosus 'Thornless Ouachita'. Typically, Thornless Ouachita has a Perennial lifecycle, so it tends to grow and mature over the course of three years or more. Normally growing to a mature height of 1.50 metres (4.88 feet), Thornless Ouachita grows with a shrub-like habit.

Thornless Ouachita Blackberry is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

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How to grow Thornless Ouachita

  • Full Sun

Provide 1" to 2" of water per week

Use USDA Hardiness Zone 6 - 10 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. Thornless Ouachita tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.0 and 6.5 meaning it does best in weakly acidic soil.

Growing Thornless Ouachita from seed

Transplanting Thornless Ouachita

Water thoroughly after planting

Harvesting Thornless Ouachita

Other Names for Blackberry 'Thornless Ouachita'