Groundbark and Raspberries

Asked June 17, 2016, 7:31 PM EDT

Can I spread groundbark under my raspberry row?

Yamhill County Oregon

1 Response

Yes, you may mulch raspberries with ground bark. .However, it would be a good idea to add a bit of organic fertilizer prior to mulch application. I'm including a link to the OSU Extension publication "Growing Raspberries in Your Home Garden".
https://catalog.extension.oregonstate.edu/sites/catalog/files/project/pdf/ec1306.pdf
Enjoy your berries.