During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Zone 4-8 Mature Height: 5-6 ft. Mature Width: 3-4 ft. Growth/Year: 1-2 ft. Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade Soil Conditions: Adaptable to various Soils.
A considerable amount of time should be spent on soil preparation prior to the first planting blackberries and conducting a soil test to check the current ph levels. Ideal levels for these types of plants are within 5.6-to 6.2-ph balance range and To increase the amount of ph found in the soil make several applications of ground limestone. Better to Test the soil after each application to check whether or not the ph levels are increasing and Once the ph levels are constant it is time to start applying fertilizer to maintain soil quality and provide plant nutrition.
Currently shipping in a 4 inch pot. Please allow 3-5 days for this item to be shipped out.