RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Green, White in Summer
Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Pale-yellow in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
It is best to rotate crops to avoid pest and disease problems.
Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leafhoppers , Raspberry leaf and bud mite , Vine weevil , Woodlice
Good resistance to phytophthora root diseases. Avoid planting where you have grown tomatoes, peppers, or potatoes to avoid verticillium wilt.
Prune to ground level in late winter.
WHERE TO GROW
Rubus Tayberry Group (Tayberry) will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.
Add to salads, Banks and Slopes, Cake decoration, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flavouring food and drinks, Hedging/Screens
Plant outdoors in summer in well-drained acidic soil. Plant in mounded rows or raised beds between parallel wires for support. Raspberries hate to have wet feet. They are also hungry feeders, so mulch with acidic material such as composted bark.
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained