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Kiowa Blackberry Bush: Bountiful Berries with a Burst of Flavor
About the Fruit
The Kiowa Blackberry is a mouth-watering delight that tempts the taste buds with its luscious, sweet flavor. Known for producing some of the world’s largest blackberries, each fruit is a succulent treasure waiting to be discovered. These berries are not only perfect for snacking but also shine in homemade jams, desserts, and smoothies. With the Kiowa Blackberry, every bite is an indulgent experience that brings the essence of summer straight to your table.
What to Know About the Plant
Sturdy and robust, the Kiowa Blackberry Bush is a deciduous plant that showcases its strength through thorny canes and vigorous growth. Its beautiful foliage creates a lush backdrop for the stunning, white flowers that precede the fruit. As a hardy variety, the Kiowa thrives in a range of climates and is notable for its exceptional disease resistance. With proper care, this bush can grow to a height of 5-6 feet, producing bountiful harvests for years to come.
Anticipation peaks in the early summer months when the Kiowa Blackberry Bush begins to offer up its bountiful harvest. The elongated, glossy berries ripen to a deep, ebony hue signaling readiness for picking. The extended harvest period of this prolific producer ensures you’ll have ample berries to enjoy fresh, preserve, or share from June through July.
Enhancing Your Fruitscape™
Imagine integrating the Kiowa Blackberry Bush into your very own fruitscape™, creating a dual-purpose garden that’s both stunning and sustainable. This bush’s attractive foliage and charming blossoms add a splash of elegance to any space, while the dark, juicy berries provide a striking contrast. Plant alongside other fruit trees and exotic plants for a diverse, edible landscape that offers not only a visual treat but a literal feast for the senses. With Just Fruits and Exotics, experience our superior packaging, easy shipping, and the joy of receiving a bush 100% shipped in pot, just like buying in person. Elevate your garden with a nationally renowned, family-owned touch, and savor the unparalleled taste of fresh Kiowa Blackberries from your own fruitscape™.
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Starter Fertilizer: Kickstart with Espoma Organic Bio-tone® Starter Plus. This potent blend boosts root mass and aids in mitigating transplant shock, ensuring your plants thrive in their new home.
Maintenance Fertilizer: For continued growth and fruit production, we recommend Espoma Organic Tree-tone Fertilizer. Designed specifically for fruit trees, this balanced formula nourishes your plants, promoting vibrant growth and bountiful harvests.
Fruitscaping with Blackberry Bushes
Bring the wonder of Fruitscaping™ to your garden with our Blackberry Bushes. These hardy plants provide a rewarding and fruitful gardening experience, rich in flavor and benefits.
Blackberry bushes are robust plants that adapt well to a variety of soil conditions. However, they thrive best in well-draining, fertile soils enriched with organic matter. Mulching is recommended, not only to suppress weeds and retain soil moisture, but also to keep the fruit clean and easy to pick.
Blackberries are an irresistible treat, filled with sweet, juicy flavor and high nutritional value. These sun-loving plants yield abundant crops that are perfect for fresh eating, baking, freezing, or making into mouthwatering preserves or wines.
Beyond their delicious fruit, Blackberry bushes are also great aesthetic additions to your garden. The arching canes and delicate white or pink flowers in the spring add an ornamental touch, while the glossy, deep green leaves provide an attractive backdrop throughout the season.
Blackberry bushes are versatile and suit different gardening styles. They can be trained along fences, trellises, or walls for an impressive living screen, or grown as freestanding plants for a striking garden feature. If space is a premium, consider container gardening. Pruning and training your blackberry bush can also result in higher quality fruit, as it improves sunlight exposure and air circulation.
Integrating Blackberry bushes with other fruitful plants such as apple trees, blueberry bushes, or grapevines will create an impressive, edible landscape. Imagine the delight of harvesting a variety of fresh, homegrown fruits right from your own garden!
With Blackberry bushes, the joy of Fruitscaping™ comes full circle – from planting and care to the rewarding harvest of plump, juicy berries.
You can find many planting & care guides on our growing guides page.
Unfortunately, We Cannot Process Orders to California, Hawaii, Alaska, or Internationally: Please note that due to specific agricultural regulations, we’re unable to ship any plants to the states of California, Hawaii, and Alaska, or outside the United States. Additionally, citrus trees can only be shipped within the state of Florida.
Before Your Plants Arrive: You can find many guides on unpacking, planting, & care, on our growing guides page.
The Journey From Our Nursery to Your Door: We NEVER ship our plants bare root. Your plant will travel in the very container in which it was nurtured. We thoroughly prune and water them before packing, and make sure they’re well wrapped to retain moisture during transit. It’s as though you’ve personally collected them from our nursery!
Choose Your Ship Date: We understand you’ll want to be available when your plant arrives. Our checkout process features a handy calendar that allows you to choose the Monday on which you want your plant to ship. Depending on your location, you’ll likely receive your plant by Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday of that week. Once shipped, UPS will generate a tracking number and send it to the email you provided. You can then follow your plant’s journey and ensure someone is available to unpack it on arrival day.