Canby Red Raspberry
Rubus idaeus 'Canby Red'
Pronunciation: ROO-bus eye-DAY-us
|Description||This nearly thornless raspberry produces large, tasty, good quality, bright red berries. Strong vigorous canes support the heavy summer crop. Ideal for freezing, canning, cooking, and fresh eating. Plant near a fence or wall for support or allow to ramble. Developed in Oregon and first introduced in 1953. Deciduous.|
|Watering||Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.|
|Mature Size||Rapid-growing canes reach 5 to 6 ft. tall, with support.|
|Special Features||Showy Fruit, Edible, Fast Growing, Benefits Birds|
|Landscape Use||Border, Espalier|
|Companion Plants||Rosemary (Rosmarinus); Lavender (Lavandula); Yarrow (Achillea); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Salvia (Salvia)|
|Care||Provide fertile, mildly acidic, well-drained soil. In hot summer regions, shelter from harsh sun, and mulch to keep roots cool. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish extensive root system. Feed in early spring. After harvest, prune away canes that have fruited. Leave newer canes to produce next season's crop; train on trellis.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.