raspberry and blackberry variety for Bend, OR
Hello, do you have any recommendations for which varieties of blackberries and raspberries would do best in Central Oregon (Bend)? thanks! Russ
Deschutes County Oregon
Thank you for your question about growing blackberries and raspberries in Central Oregon. Following is a link to the OSU Deschutes County Extension website, which lists a variety of garden publications. This website links to a document that outlines recommended berry varieties that grow well in Central Oregon: https://catalog.extension.oregonstate.edu/ec1621
Growing Raspberries in your home garden: https://catalog.extension.oregonstate.edu/ec1306
For other garden publications you can visit the OSU Deschutes County Extension website: https://extension.oregonstate.edu/central-oregon-garden-publications
If you need additional information, we welcome your home garden questions at the OSU Master Gardener plant clinic. You can call and talk with a Master Gardener or a member of the OSU Horticulture faculty at 541-548-6088.