Rubus idaeus seed
NAME: Red Raspberry
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Rubus Idaeus
PLANT SEEDS: Fall / Cold stratify 1 month
BLOOM TIME: Jun – Aug
HARDINESS ZONE: 3 – 9
PLANT HEIGHT: 48 – 70″
PLANT SPACING: 24 – 48″
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: Sun
SOIL & WATER PREFERENCES: Average
HOW TO GROW
Place the seeds into a plastic zip-lock
with garden soil, write the date and
place bag into the fridge for 8 weeks.
After 8 weeks, sow eachabout
3mm into seed trays of sandy soil.
Moisten and then move into part sun position.
Seeds should germinate after 3-4 weeks.
Once sprouted, move tray to sunny position.
Transplant seedlings when 10-15cm in height.
Keep in a small-medium pot until
after first winter.
Transplant to final position after last frost.
Once established, will survive severe cold.
Additional water advised when fruiting.
Raspberries can take between
2-3 years to begin fruiting.