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Welcome to Hargreaves Plants, the world leading berry fruit, asparagus and rhubarb plant nursery, with an extensive Intellectual Property management portfolio and micropropagation services

Chester Blackberry PlantsChester

The Jumbo Blackberry

The Plant

  • Crop begins mid-late August right through until the frosts
  • Self-fertile plant with thornless bushes
  • Less hardy than other varieties - may need fleecing in winter months
  • Suitable for wet and chalky soils, wind-exposed growing areas but does require partial shade
  • Extremely vigorous and disease resistant variety with unequalled yield potential

The Fruit

  • Very large crops of medium sized berries
  • Very sweet tasting when ripe but if picked early have a sharp tang
  • Well presented, attractive black and shiny berries of 5-6g each
  • Berries do not soften or lose shine in hot conditions

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Office: +44 (0)1485 609 252    Email by clicking on the green email icon tab on the right or bottom of your screen and completing the form.