Nova Raspberry is an extremely hardy, mid-season, summer red raspberry. The berries are very firm with a fine flavor. Fruits are bright red and attractive for fresh markets or U-Pick farms. The plants have high vigor and will produce a small crop in the late summer or early fall. Hardiness Zones 4-7.
Latin Name: Rubus idaeus
Site and Soil: Nova Raspberry like 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Raspberries are self-fertile.
Hardiness: Raspberries are hardy to minus 20 F. or below.
Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 6 ft. in height.
Ripening Time: Late summer or early fall
Yield: 2+ lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Raspberries are generally free of insect and disease problems.
USDA Zone: 4-7