Botanical Name: Rubus idaeus var. strigosus 'Mammoth Red'
Height: 6 - 8 feet.
Spacing: 3 - 4 feet.
Depth: Same as in the nursery.
Spread: 4 - 6 feet.
Sun/Shade: Full sun to partial shade.
Yield: 1 - 2 quarts.
Color: White flowers.
Foliage: Medium green foliage.
Fruit: Very large, red fruit up to 1 inch.
Soil Requirements: Organic, well-drained, slightly acidic, sandy loam soil.
Growth Rate: Own
Pruning: In late Winter, early Spring, prune and thin your raspberry plants. Any time of the year, you can prune out dead or diseased canes.
Size: 1/4 - 1/2 inch.
Comments: Very sweet, highly flavored. Thornless canes. Planting: In heavy clay, add 1/2 sand and 1/2 compost or composted manure. Crown should be at soil level. Prune dormant bareroot to 2 inches. If the plant is potted, no pruning is necessary when planting. Growth: Produces on one year old stems. Reduce old canes after they have produced, making room for new canes. In Summer, cut young canes back to 4 feet. Keep laterals to 2 - 3 feet. Needs supporting due to large crops of berries. RSETRICTED STATES, AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.
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