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Raspberry - Tulameen

Tulameen is a very popular modern Canadian variety bred in British Columbia in 1989. It produces heavy crops mid to late season of succulent, firm conical berries, making it one of the most valuable garden fruits. It is also now amongst the most highly rated varieties for commercial growing. Delicious fresh or use in summer puddings, fruit salads, jams or purée with yoghurt or ice-cream. Freezes well.

Season: July - Early August

Planting Distance: 45cm (18in)

Approximate Height: 1.5m (5ft) after 5 years

Raspberries need a fertile neutral soil to crop well (a pH of 6.0-7.5 is ideal) with good drainage in full sun.