Botanical Name: Rubus idaeus var. strigosus 'Latham''; Family: Rosaceae (Rose Family)
Height: 4 - 6 feet.
Spacing: 3 feet.
Depth: Same as in the nursery with the crown at soil level.
Spread: 5 feet.
Sun/Shade: Full sun to partial shade.
Yield: 1 - 2 quarts.
Foliage: Medium green foliage.
Fruit: Large, round, up to 1 inch, deep red berries.
Soil Requirements: Organic, well-drained, slightly acidic, sandy loam soil.
Growth Rate: Own.
Pruning: Prune Red Latham raspberry canes in early Spring and immediately after harvest. Cut canes back in Spring to about 5 feet tall and remove any weak or diseased canes. Thin new shoots as necessary to prevent over-crowding. After harvest, cut fruit-bearing ca
Size: 1/4 - 1/2 inch.
Comments: Disease resistant. The standard for Spring-bearing red raspberries. Full flavored, aromatic fruit that is somewhat non-cohesive. Vigorous, highly productive. Ripens evenly over a 3 week period. Very good textured fruit, extra firm. RESTRICTED STATES, AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.
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