Fruit Range

RHS Plants for Pollinators

Rubus fruticosus 'Triple Crown'

A semi-erect, self-fertile variety that is best grown along walls or trellises. Pink-tinged, white flowers are borne on the previous season's growth, and are followed by glossy black fruit with a strong, sweet flavour from late August to September.

Plant Care

Keep well watered until firmly established. Plant into any average garden soil, avoiding wet areas. Feed in spring with a good general fertiliser.

Planting Instructions
Sun/Shade
Flowers
Height/Width

Water thoroughly, or stand pot in a container of water for half an hour before planting. Dig a hole twice the size of the root ball. Remove the pot, place the plant in the hole so that the root ball is level with the surrounding ground and refill, firming if necessary. Keep well watered in dry weather. Feed in spring with a good, general fertiliser.

Full Sun Part Shade

May - June

1.5m

1.5m

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