The Heritage raspberry is a large size, very firm, dark red berries with classic raspberry flavor. For many years this was the standard variety for production and high-quality fruit by which fall-bearing varieties were judged. Ripens in July, then repeats in September. The Heritage raspberries have good size, color and flavor. They should produce 2 to 5 lbs. of fruit when mature. The fruit is good for jam and freezing and is delicious for fresh use, as well. Plants are very vigorous and resist powdery mildew. Two year canes. Sold as bundle of three canes
Priced and sold in bundle of 3 canes
USDA Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,10
Uses: Canning / Preserves, Desserts / Pies, Fresh Eating
Harvest Period: Midseason to late
Pollination Requirement: Self-Fertile
Origin Date: 1900's
Storage: A few weeks
Years to Bear: 1 year
Recommended Spacing: 2-5 ft.
Mature Size: 4-6 ft.
Water Requirements: 3-8 gallons per week May through Sept.
Shape when Shipped: Bundle of 3 Canes