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second year for blackberries

Post  Josh on 6/19/2010, 7:25 pm

Just had to show off just one more thing. This is the second year for the blackberries,5 plants in a 4 x 4 SFG. Last year there was a couple of hands full of blackberries,this year, must be hundreds of them,just starting to turn black.


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Post  camprn on 6/19/2010, 7:33 pm

I am jealous!!! Enjoy! What a Face
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Post  Retired Member 1 on 6/19/2010, 9:08 pm

Very nice. What varieties do you have? I'm a bit surprised at the spacing as the ones I purchased recommended 4-6' between plants. I thought I was crowding them by planting 3-1/2' apart in a row. Maybe I'll add another row next year.

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Post  Chopper on 6/19/2010, 9:11 pm

I love berries of all types! I am trying to grow some and it is like pulling teeth. Love that you did this in a SFG.

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Post  aspiegardner on 6/21/2010, 8:35 am

Awesome.

My 2nd year and all my berry plants died. Sadly they died in the last week or so and they can't be reshipped til spring.

Thinking of cheating and getting a blackberry from home depot just so the box isn't empty.

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Post  Josh on 6/21/2010, 9:58 am

belfrybat they are thornless navaho blackberries.

sorry to hear yours died aspiegardner, I bought mine at Lowes last year, I say if you can still buy them at home depot then get some, they will be bigger for next year
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Post  LaFee on 6/21/2010, 11:16 am

That quarter's getting a workout, Josh! Lots of big veg in your garden.

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Re: second year for blackberries

Post  Josh on 6/27/2010, 3:17 pm

The blackberries just keep getting bigger and better! I've got a quart of them so far and the bushes are loaded with red ones.
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Post  kimbertangleknot on 6/28/2010, 3:04 pm

Mmm... blackberries with sugar...
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Post  Shoda on 6/28/2010, 5:55 pm

Josh,

Your posts always seem to make me hungry! My kids and I are going to try the zucchini pie this afternoon. Blackberries will have to wait as we haven't planted any yet. Those look like a wonderful, big variety. Thanks for sharing!
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