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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Genetic Improvement and Virus Management of Small Fruit Crops

Location: Horticultural Crops Research

Title: Blackberry cultivars for Oregon (EC 1617-E, revised)

Authors
item Finn, Chad
item Strik, B -

Submitted to: Oregon State University Extension Publications
Publication Type: Government Publication
Publication Acceptance Date: January 1, 2014
Publication Date: January 15, 2014
Repository URL: http://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/xmlui/bitstream/handle/1957/44998/ec1617.pdf
Citation: Finn, C.E., Strik, B.C. 2014. Blackberry cultivars for Oregon (EC 1617-E, revised). Oregon State University Extension Publications. January 2014.

Interpretive Summary: Many blackberry cultivars can be grown in the Pacific Northwest. This extension guide reviews many of the possible cultivars a commercial grower or homeowner might grow. Standard cultivars and new releases are covered. The reviews are based on the performance in research plots and in grower fields.

Technical Abstract: The plant and fruit characteristics, yield potential, market uses, machine harvesting ability, and suitability for commercial or homeowner production of 31 blackberry cultivars is presented. This extension guide reviews many of the possible cultivars a commercial grower or homeowner might grow. Standard cultivars and new releases are covered. The reviews are based on the performance in research plots and in grower fields.

Last Modified: 7/31/2014
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