Boysenberry

Rubus spp.

A unique cross between Blackberry, Raspberry, and Loganberry, the Boysenberry produces purple fruits bursting with juice and flavor.

Description

A cross between European Blackberry, European Raspberry, and Loganberry, the Boysenberry is a trailing bramble with 2.5″ long purple fruits bursting with juice and flavor. Good heat tolerance. Self-pollinating.

Boysenberries prefer a sunny spot with well-drained soil rich in organic matter. Self-pollinating varieties will produce fruit on their own, but will fruit more abundantly with other varieties present.

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-10
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Height: 6-8′
  • Fruiting Time(s): Early Summer