Loganberry growing shrub of the genus Rubus also known as Logan berry, Loganberry perennial deciduous thorny plant but the branches are biennial they bearing fruit after two years every year new branches grow and bear fruit after two years, can grow in subtropical or mediterranean, temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 4-10.
Flower color white, 1-3 cm, with 5 petals.
Fruit color purple with little red, can be eaten when it’s red but it’s a bit sour, fruit assembled from small cells that put together a round oval shape, when pick the Loganberry fruits the fruits stay with the torus.
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Requirements for Loganberry growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant /Vegetative Reproduction / Seeds possible but not recommend
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Necessary to use vegetative reproduction
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Recommended planting season?
Winter, spring, summer
Pests and diseases:
Redberry mite, aphids
Autumn, winter, after bearing fruits
How to prune:
Inside branches, design in a way that it’s will be easy to pick the fruits
Size of the plant?
2-5 m. 6-15 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
Average amount of water / Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower
White flower, 1-3 cm, with 5 petals
Pollination is done by:
Bees and more
Fruit harvest season:
Late summer / Autumn
Fruits pests or diseases:
What can be done with big quantities of Loganberry fruits?
Eaten raw, cake, cooked, juice
Work requirements on the fruit:
No special requires
How long does it take to bear fruit?
Ripening of fruit
Possible not to pick it fully ripen and let it to be ripen at home
Vegetative Reproduction Method:
Cutting / bending a branch over and covering it with earth
Preferred time for vegetative reproduction:
Time to grow roots in vegetative reproduction:
Treatment for vegetative reproduction:
Cutting to put on humid soil, when bending the branch sometimes should break it
Rubus × loganobaccus