RUBUS idaeus RASPBERRY Glen Doll
Superb heavy cropping summer variety. The fruit quality is outstanding and unbelievably is superior to Glen Ample which is saying something! The conical berries are bright mid-dark red in colour, very firm in texture, and have a sweet flavour. The spine free cane are upright, tall & stout. Excellent disease resistance. Suitable for freezing. Cropping season: mid July-mid August. Self fertile.
As this product is bare-rooted it is available for dispatch between late October & late March. Orders can be placed in advance at any time, just bear in mind that payment will be taken in full at time of ordering.
Plant 45cm (18in) apart in rows 1.2m (4ft) apart.
Plant in a sheltered spot in a well-drained but moist, fertile soil in full sun or light shade.
Soak the root-ball before planting. Plant in a hole twice the diameter of the root-ball or pot. Mix an organic soil improver and general fertiliser with the infill soil. Water regularly until established.
Fruit is produced on the previous year’s cane. First year cut down old canes when new shoots appear. Cut older cane back to ground level after fruiting and tie in newly produced cane & remove tips.