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Raspberry 'Jewel'

More About 'Jewel'

  • Rubus 'Jewel'
  • Glossy, black fruit with good flavour
  • Use for fresh eating, making pies and preserves
  • Very hardy and disease resistant
  • Ripens: Early July

Zone:

4

Height:

100-125 cm

Spread:

100-125 cm
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Jewel Raspberry Growing and Maintenance Tips

Like other fruits, raspberries grow best in a fertile, moist, well-drained soil, in full sun. In its first year, a cane produces only leaves; in its second year, it develops fruit. Once the fruit matures the cane dies and should be cut down to the ground to allow the sun to reach newly emerging canes. A 5 cm layer of mulch applied every fall will aid in maintaining moisture, fertility, and help reduce weeds. 


'Jewel' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Fast
Fast
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Attributes

Fruit
Berries

Habit

Clumping

Foliage Color

Green