Large, deep blue-black berries; excellent for jams, jellies, pies and fresh eating; vigorous, semi-erect canes; can produce 10-15 pounds of berries per bush; ripens late August to September. Almost forgot to mention their best feature; Thornless!
#1 potted & 3′ staked.
Latin: Rubus fruticosus ‘Arapaho’
Hardiness Zone: 5 – 8
Height: 3′ – 8′
Spread: 3′ – 8′
Bloom Time: April – June
Ripens: August – September
Flower Colour: White
Fruit Colour: Blue-black
Foliage Colour: Green
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Soil Requirements: Organically rich, well drained. Heavy feeders.
- Edible Fruit
- Butterfly Attractant
Special Considerations: Will require trellis or fence to contain canes. Produce flowers on second-year canes.
Spring Plant Reservations
All Spring Plant Reservations have a 50% minimum deposit required to place orders. An order can also be paid in full.
Orders will be placed based on payment of a deposit or full payment. Deposits (50% of order value) cannot be refunded after April 5th, 2019.
Payment can be made by cash, cheque, email money transfer or credit card. Please follow instructions on your invoice.
We strongly recommend ordering before April 5th, 2019 to secure your order. Please note that orders after this date are dependent on available inventory. Some stock may have limited available quantities.
Any bulk orders of 50+ plants will be subject to bulk order pricing. Please contact us for bulk orders.
SPR orders must be picked up May 17-19 from the farm in Krestova. We will send an email confirming the available times for pickup closer to this date. We are unable to deliver to Nelson or Castlegar Garden Festivals due to recent SPR order quantities.
This item is for pick-up only and does not qualify for shipping via Canada Post.
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