Red raspberry plant growing shrub of the genus Rubus also known as Raspberry, Red raspberry plant perennial deciduous plants but the branches are biennial they bearing fruit after two years and then new branches replace and bear fruit after two years, can grow in temperate, subtropical or mediterranean climate.
Leaves edible in the color is green, leaves used in medical uses in beverage.
Flower color white 1-3 cm, with 5 petals grow in clusters.
Fruit color red, when pick the raspberries fruits the fruits are going out and the torus stay on the branch, fruit assembled from small cells that put together a round shape (circle / oval).
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Requirements for growing Red raspberry plant:
Chilling hour requirements for bearing fruits, slight acid soil
What is the best way to start growing Red raspberry plant:
Plant /Vegetative Reproduction / Seeds possible but not recommend
Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction in Red raspberry plant?
Difficulties/Problems with growing Red raspberry plant:
Can be invasive
When is the best time to plant a Red raspberry plant shrub:
End of the winter / spring
Pests and diseases in Red raspberry plant:
Redberry mite, aphids, rednecked cane borer
When is the best time to prune a Red raspberry plant shrub?
Winter, for cutting the end of the winter the beginning of the spring
How to prune a Red raspberry plant:
Old branches after bearing fruits should leave something like 5 cm from the ground
What is the size of a Red raspberry plant shrub?
0.3-1.5 m, width can be few meters after few years
Growth speed in Red raspberry plant:
Red raspberry plant Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Red raspberry plant:
Full Sun / Half Shade / outside of the temperate climate recommend 75% Full Shade
It is possible to grow Red raspberry plant indoor?
Growing Red raspberry plant is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
When does Red raspberry plant bloom?
Spring - Summer
General information about the flower:
White flower 1-3 cm, with 5 petals
Thinning / Deadheading of Red raspberry plant Blossom:
Lace of water or nutrients
Pollination is done by:
Bees and more pollinators
Ravit raspberry - red fruits, also can grow in mediterranean climate, bearing fruits end of the summer
Killarney - red small fruits, early in the summer, temperate climate
Luly raspberry - Bulgarian variety, red small fruit, bearing fruits autumn
When does Red raspberry plant yield:
Summer - Autumn
Pests or diseases in Red raspberry plant fruit:
What can be done with big quantities of Red raspberry plant fruit?
Eaten raw, cake, cooked, juice
Work requirements on the Red raspberry plant fruit:
When the birds eat most of the fruit recommend to cover with a net
How long does it take for a Red raspberry plant to bear fruit?
When to trim Red raspberry leaves?
Spring / Summer
How to trim Red raspberry leaves?
From the base of the leaf, not recommend to trim next to fruits
Information about Red raspberry leaves:
Ovate leaves in the edge serrate, the leaves grow in groups 3-5 leaves
Uses of Red raspberry leaves:
How to make Vegetative Reproduction in Red raspberry?
Cutting, basal shoots (Suckers)
The best time for vegetative reproduction in Red raspberry:
How much time does it take to grow roots in vegetative reproduction?
What is the treatment for vegetative reproduction in Red raspberry?
Suckers - Separate gently from the mother plant, cutting - moist soil and little shade