How to Grow Blackberry
Blackberries are amazing to eat fresh from the bush or made into jams or pies. They’re quite vigorous growers, so ensure there’s room in the garden and also, train them to grow on a trellis – makes pruning and harvesting more manageable!
Winter is a good time to think about planting blackberries - packaged blackberry canes appear in the shops at this time of year, which makes for easy transporting and planting.
Full sun, but protected from strong winds
Deep, well drained with lots of organic matter
When fruit is ripe & well coloured
Winter (check location)