Loch Ness Blackberry is a thornless bush producing firm moderately sweet berries in abundance up to 8 lbs per plant. It is quick to put down roots and effortless to grow.
Latin Name: Rubus fruticosus
Site and Soil: Blackberries prefer full sun, well-drained, loam or sandy loam soils.
Pollination Requirements: self-fertile
Hardiness: Loch Ness Blackberry is hardy to -5° F.
Bearing Age: 2 years after planting
Size at Maturity: 6‘ tall and 8’ wide
Ripening Time: August
USDA Zone: 6-9