In the hands of caring gardeners, berry bushes can become a real decoration of the site. With love, grown fruits will delight you with a delicious harvest throughout the season.
Fruit trees and berry bushes for the garden
Varieties of raspberry
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care Fruit trees and berry bushes for the garden
Arrangement of the garden plot is not without fruit and berry bushes and trees. In the garden with a beautiful landscape design there should be a place for berry bushes: raspberries, gooseberries, currants, sea buckthorn, honeysuckle, blackberries, blueberries, shadberries. We offer you an overview of the most popular shrubs.
For certain you heard about wonderful properties of raspberry. It is difficult to imagine that raspberry bushes used to grow exclusively in the forests. And only a few centuries later it began to breed in the garden plots. Raspberry has a lot of advantages, it is simply necessary in the garden. Shrubs, depending on the variety, have red berries, less often yellow and purple-black.
Varieties of raspberries
Traditional varieties of early, medium and late ripening. Adapt to any conditions. The disadvantage is low yield.
Large fruits are considered high-yielding. Allow you to grow berries weighing up to 12 grams each.
The most popular are repair shops. Fruiting begin in the first year.
care Berry bushes require regular watering, loosening and fertilizing. Landing is made in spring or autumn. In winter, the soil around the bush is insulated. In the spring it is necessary to make pruning and garter. All of the above measures will be useless if you do not protect the shrub from diseases.
Harvest in gloves, as many varieties of bushes have thorns on the twigs.
Gooseberry is often called northern grape or Russian cherry plum. Unpretentious culture gives good yields. Bushes feel great on the lighted areas. They are afraid of the shadows and waterlogging. You can find gooseberries in almost all regions. Fruiting bushes begin with the third year. Berries can be green, yellow or reddish brown. There are at least 1500 varieties of
Unlike currants, gooseberries are not afraid of drought.
European varieties - praise for its high taste. The disadvantage is the instability to diseases and frosts.
American - not afraid of drought, give a good harvest. Largest berries are inferior to European varieties.
Hybrid - combine all the best in themselves. On the garden plots are considered the most common.
Features of care
Gooseberry does not tolerate acidic soils, it is recommended to add garden compost, lime to the trench for planting. Planted bushes in September. When spring planting plant may die. Old and dry branches must be trimmed. Collect gooseberry berries as they ripen. Because of the thorns on the branches, it is better to do it with gloves.
Red Gooseberry Fruit
In the garden, the blackberry is grown relatively recently, before it could be found only in the wild.
It has surpassed raspberries in healing properties and taste. The shrub with a perennial rhizome was not in demand because of the sharp thorns. However, thanks to the breeders appeared varieties without thorns. It has external similarity with raspberries of black color. It tastes sour.
Blackberry blackberry is considered the most common. Bushes give a good harvest and save space on the site.
Remontnaya Blackberry - allows you to collect for the season 2 crops: June, August.
. Features of
care. A rich harvest gives on well-fed land. In straight-growing varieties need to tie up young stems. Blackberry planting is carried out in a trench strictly along the line, otherwise it may be difficult to care. During the fruiting period, the bushes should be watered abundantly.