The Perfect Raspberry For Garden Or Container Growing
Malling Jewel is one of the easiest varieties of raspberry to grow and is one of the most consistent producers under a range conditions. It has a high resistance to disease, tolerates wet land and is very reliable producing impressive yields of quality fruit. Malling Jewel fruits are dark red with very good flavour and are delicious eaten fresh but are also suitable for jam making or freezing. Long fruiting season beginning in early July with fruits ripe fruit remaining on the branch for over a week without becoming over ripe.
Raspberries will thrive in moisture retentive, fertile, slightly acidic soils which are well drained and weed free. They are usually planted in rows and kept in line with a post and wire system but can also be grown in containers or trained along a single post.
Regular annual pruning of the raspberry cane will result in a healthier plant and better crops. Raspberries fruit on last years wood so prune out the previous years growth for fruiting on the new wood the following year.
Health Benefits Include:
Raspberries are a great source of antioxidants, folic acid and fibre. They also contain The Vitamins B1, B2, B3, and Vitamin C.
Conditions of Sale
Plants leaving our warehouse are believed to be in good condition.
When your delivery arrives please check your goods carefully and contact us with any queries within 3 days. Quickcrop does not guarantee the further growth, flowering or yield of plants once delivered due to the fact that the care and husbandry after delivery is beyond our control. Quickcrop accept no liability for any latent diseases which may be present but not detected at the time of sale.