Marionberry growing vine of the genus Rubus human hybrid and also known as Marion blackberry or Marion berry, Marionberry perennial evergreen semi-deciduous thorny plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 4-10.

Flower color white, 1-3 cm, with 5 petals.

Marionberry flower

Fruit color black, fruit assembled from small cells that put together a round oval shape, when pick the fruits the fruits are stay with the torus, the size 2-3 cm.

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Requirements for Marionberry growing and care:

Trellising, Prune in a way that it’s will be easy to pick the fruits

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:
Thorn, Most of the spices are thorny, as it grows as a thorny bush it’s a place for snake

Recommended planting season?
Winter, spring, summer

Pests and diseases:
Redberry mite, aphids

Pruning season:
Autumn, winter

How to prune:
Inside branches, design the shape

Size of the plant?
2-5 m. 6-15 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring

General information about the flower
White flower, 1-3 cm, with 5 petals

Thinning the bloom:
Until the plant to become acclimatized

Pollination is done by:
Bees and more

Edible Fruit

Fruit harvest season:
Spring

Fruits pests or diseases:
Birds

What can be done with big quantities of Marionberry fruits?
Eaten raw, cake, cooked, juice

Work requirements on the fruit:
No special requires

How long does it take to bear fruit?
2-3 years

Ripening of fruit
Possible not to pick it fully ripen and let it to be ripen at home

Vegetative Reproduction

Vegetative Reproduction Method:
Cutting / bending a branch over and covering it with earth

Preferred time for vegetative reproduction:
Spring

Time to grow roots in vegetative reproduction:
2-3 weeks

Treatment for vegetative reproduction:
Cutting to put on humid soil, When bending the branch sometimes should break it

Scientific name:

Rubus ‘Chehalem’ × ‘Olallie’

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