Growing & Maintenance:

For best results, should be trained on a trellis for support. Early spring, prune main canes back to 3-4', side branches to about 12", leave 5-6 buds on each. Prune canes that bore fruit to ground. Head back lateral branches to 15".

Apache Thornless Blackberry

Rubus x 'Apache' (PP11865)

Plant Type: Small Fruits
Produces largest crop and largest berries of all thornless varieties. Fruit ripens in early summer.

Height: 6 Ft
Spread: 2-3 Ft
Hardiness Zone: 5-8
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Characteristics & Attributes for Rubus x 'Apache'

Sunlight Requirements

Full Sun (6 or more hours direct sunlight)

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Summer

Features

Fresh Fruit
Canning
Preserves and Jam
Cooking
Baking

Foliage Color

Green

Soil Preferences

Moist, Well-Drained