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Thornless Boysenberry

Thornless Boysenberry

Low Growing Type of Blackberry

Red-black berries with intense flavor, fruity scent ripen in late July. Thornless canes bear heavily. Self pollinating. No. 1, 1 year plants.

At the supermarket, a handful of raspberries or blackberries can cost $5 or more. But why pay those premium prices when you can harvest baskets of these flavor-filled berries for fresh-eating, jams and desserts right from you own backyard? For easiest harvest and to reduce the risk of fungal disease, provide some types of support for the canes. A simple wire trellis set between posts often adequate. Cut spent canes to the ground after they finish fruiting.
  • Zone 5 - 10.
  • Height 6 - 8 feet
  • Light Requirements Full sun
This item ships in Spring.

#13112

$17.99
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$17.99
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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Rubus ursinus var. loganobaccus inermis 'Boysen'
  • Height: 6 - 8 feet
  • Spacing: 3 - 6 feet.
  • Depth: Soak roots 2 - 6 hours before planting; plant so stain on the trunk is at the same level as previously planted.
  • Spread: 3 - 6 feet
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun
  • Color: White
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Mid to late Spring.
  • Form: Arching
  • Flower Form: Small flowers
  • Soil Requirements: Boysenberries prefer slightly acidic, well-drained soil. Mulch well to ensure the root system remains moist during the growing season.
  • Growth Rate: Slow growth rate while establishing.
  • Pruning: Prune in winter to remove all canes that have fruited and all damaged and weak canes. Remove canes to the base, as close to the ground as possible. Tie up young trailing canes to a trellis system, they will fruit in the second year. Remove tips so canes do not become too long and encourage fruiting laterals.
  • Fruit: Large, reddish-purple berry.
  • Pollinator: Self-pollinated
  • Yield: 4 - 6 quarts at maturity.

Shipping Schedule

All plant items will be shipped to arrive at the proper planting time (depending on climatic conditions) for your area of the country.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule:

Fall 2018 Shipping Schedule
  Zones   All Perennials, Bulbs & Potted Plants Lady Beetles & Encapsulated
Earthworms
1A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 5/11/18 - 11/2/18
1B-2A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 5/11/18 - 11/2/18
2B-3B 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/27/18 - 11/2/18
4A-6A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/13/18 - 11/2/18
6B 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/6/18 - 11/2/18
7A 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 4/6/18 - 11/2/18
7B-8B 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 3/9/18 - 11/2/18
9A-10B 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 2/23/18 - 11/2/18
Last Order Date Zones 1-6: 10/29/2018
Zones 7-10: 11/19/2018
10/38/2018

*Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August.

Shipping Notes:

Orders for hardgoods are typically shipped within 5 business days.

NOTE: We are unable to ship our trees to PO Boxes at this time.

Orders for gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection. The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.

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Product Details
  • Botanical Name: Rubus ursinus var. loganobaccus inermis 'Boysen'
  • Height: 6 - 8 feet
  • Spacing: 3 - 6 feet.
  • Depth: Soak roots 2 - 6 hours before planting; plant so stain on the trunk is at the same level as previously planted.
  • Spread: 3 - 6 feet
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun
  • Color: White
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Mid to late Spring.
  • Form: Arching
  • Flower Form: Small flowers
  • Soil Requirements: Boysenberries prefer slightly acidic, well-drained soil. Mulch well to ensure the root system remains moist during the growing season.
  • Growth Rate: Slow growth rate while establishing.
  • Pruning: Prune in winter to remove all canes that have fruited and all damaged and weak canes. Remove canes to the base, as close to the ground as possible. Tie up young trailing canes to a trellis system, they will fruit in the second year. Remove tips so canes do not become too long and encourage fruiting laterals.
  • Fruit: Large, reddish-purple berry.
  • Pollinator: Self-pollinated
  • Yield: 4 - 6 quarts at maturity.
Shipping Schedule

All plant items will be shipped to arrive at the proper planting time (depending on climatic conditions) for your area of the country.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule:

All plant items will be shipped to arrive at the proper planting time (depending on climatic conditions) for your area of the country.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule:

Fall 2018 Shipping Schedule
  Zones   All Perennials, Bulbs & Potted Plants Lady Beetles & Encapsulated
Earthworms
1A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 5/11/18 - 11/2/18
1B-2A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 5/11/18 - 11/2/18
2B-3B 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/27/18 - 11/2/18
4A-6A 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/13/18 - 11/2/18
6B 8/31/18 - 10/26/18 4/6/18 - 11/2/18
7A 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 4/6/18 - 11/2/18
7B-8B 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 3/9/18 - 11/2/18
9A-10B 8/31/18 - 11/9/18 2/23/18 - 11/2/18
Last Order Date Zones 1-6: 10/29/2018
Zones 7-10: 11/19/2018
10/38/2018

*Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August.

Shipping Notes:

Orders for hardgoods are typically shipped within 5 business days.

NOTE: We are unable to ship our trees to PO Boxes at this time.

Orders for gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection. The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.

*Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August.

Shipping Notes:
Orders for gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection. The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.

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