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Rubus ursinus 'Thornless Boysen'

Common Name: Boysenberry - Thornless Boysenberry
Rubus ursinus 'Thornless Boysen'

Self-fertile. Large reddish-black fruit is easy to harvest from the thornless canes. Borne on the second-year canes in mid-summer. Remove fruiting canes after harvest, choose the best new canes for next year`s fruit bearing.

Floricane - produces fruit on second year wood.

Characteristics & Attributes


Plant TypeBloom ColorBloom Time
FruitWhite May

Height

Spread

Hardiness
1.5m (5ft) Zone 2-9

Exposure

Soil Moisture

Foilage Color
Full sunRegularGreen

Soil Type

Attributes
Moist but well-drained soil Thornless, Edible, Disease resistance.
*Attracts Butterflies
*Attracts Birds
*Attracts Bees