Raspberries on the coast

Asked January 26, 2013, 7:53 PM EST

Hello, We live in Florence and are looking for a variety of raspberries that will do good in our cool growing season? Thank you, Jhn and Joan Skarda

Lane County Oregon raspberries fruit and vegetables horticulture

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The key is to growing raspberries is to grow ones that mature early in the season. Below is the pub with many varieties.

http://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/xmlui/bitstream/handle/1957/18938/ec1310-e.pdf

On how to grow raspberries:
http://extension.oregonstate.edu/catalog/details.php?search=raspberry

You can grow any of the June bearing raspberries; good ones are Willamette and Chillowack or Chillcolton.