Malling Admiral Raspberries 5 Canes

£8.99

5 in stock

SKU: Malling Admiral Category:

Description

Popular strong growing variety.  The erect cane are spine free, vigorous and produce a high fruit yield.  The large berries are long and firm with an excellent flavour.  Strong resistance to disease and virus making it a good variety to grow organically.  An excellent choice if you are restricted to one variety – one of the best garden varieties.  Cropping season: mid July-mid August.  Self fertile.

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.

Planting:

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.

After care:

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.