- Large fruit size
- Improved quality over many others
- Few root suckers
- Resists root rot
- Among the best for Lower South
Very large berries with fine, mild flavor. One of the best in the Lower South (Zone 8) and can be grown in Zones 9–10 as an annual. (In Zones 9–10, plant in spring and harvest in fall, over an extended harvest period.) Fruit quality is improved over Heritage, and Autumn Bliss produces fewer root suckers than Heritage. Resists root rot. Zones 6–8. U.S. Patent No. 6597.