Addison Raspberry is a primocane floricane with fruits that are deep red in color, determined to have high anti-oxidant potential. The fruits are medium to large in size, up to 3.3 grams per berry with high yields of both primocane and floricane crops. The fruits are fine flavor with high sugars. Berries are easily harvested as they separate easily from the stem. The plants adapt to container growing in tunnels with yields of 1,200 grams from floricane and 735 grams from primocane plants. The strong attributes are: fine flavor, ease of harvest, acceptable firmness, and deep color, and resistant to botrytis rot in the field. Hardiness Zones 3-11.
Latin Name: Rubus idaeus
Site and Soil: Addison Raspberry likes 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Raspberries are self-fertile.
Hardiness: Raspberries are hardy to minus 20º F. or below.
Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 6 ft. in height.
Ripening Time: Summer into Fall
Yield: 2+ lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Raspberries are generally free of insect and disease problems.
USDA Zone: 3-11