Raspberries

When some workmen were doing a job in our garden, their machinery ran over and mowed down my raspberry patch. Will the raspberries come up next spring or should I order some more?…

Propagating Black Raspberries

I recently had a baby, and as a gift, my brother would like to help us set up a berry patch for our little one to enjoy from his existing patches. He started his patches from our grandfather’s house, so…

How Can I Propagate Wild Raspberries?

How can I propagate wild raspberry plants?  I’ve heard you have to dig them up, is there another way? I’m planning to pull a branch and dust the tip with rooting hormone, and put it in a pot.    …

Out of Control Raspberry Canes

A portion of our yard is overgrown with raspberry canes which I tried pulling (roots and all) but they persist. We have an abundance if periwinkle on the property and my question is, might pulling the canes once more and…

Rasberry canes

Hello, I have a number of young raspberry shoots that have overgrown into my veggie garden and I wish to transplant them to grow a few more fall veggies. Just wondering if this is a safe time to do a…

Raspberries & blackberries

We planted raspberries and blackberries last year. What should we do with the dry branches and the very long [almost 8-9 ft]  new branches that did not produce berries this year. I would like to have more fruit from the…

Consolidating our raspberry plant

The suckers from raspberries have grown out into the middle of the garden. How can we transplant these to their original location at the back of the garden?    …

Black walnut and raspberries

My neighbours have a 35 ‘ Black walnut (Juglans nigra) tree that I believe is affecting my once flourishing raspberry patch, which has been in decline for about 8-10 years. Is this tree the likely cause for the decline and…

Raspberry bushy dwarf virus?

My raspberry plant has lots of crumbly fruit and yellowing leaves, so may have the virus. Should I throw out all the canes? Can I reuse my bed? Should I try to move everything? Is the soil contaminated? Some canes…