raspberry and blackberry variety for Bend, OR

Asked March 8, 2019, 4:45 PM EST

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

1 Response

Hi Russ,

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.