Tayberry Rubus fruticosus
- 1 x Rubus fruticosus Tayberry 17 cm pot
|Botanical name||Rubus fruticosus Tayberry|
|Delivered as||Pot plant|
|Preferred Soil||Peaty soil|
|Fully grown in||5 years|
|Full grown height||150cm - 200cm|
|Mature width||80cm - 100cm|
How to take care of Tayberry Rubus fruticosus
Soak the roots for approx. 2 hrs before planting and water well after planting and for the next few weeks. This is a hardy deciduous Tayberry Rubus fruticosus shrub thrives in a sunny sheltered position but will tolerate partial shade. In colder areas, plant Tayberry Rubus fruticosus near a south-facing wall. Use a well-drained soil enriched with organic matter. They will not tolerate heavy, wet soil. Drought tolerant once established. Tayberry Rubus fruticosus do well in various soil types. Tayberry Rubus fruticosus likes to be constantly moist, but not wet. Do not use any stimulants, fertiliser or bonemeal at planting time as such products will 'burn' any new root growth. During the active growing season an occasional feed or a light top dress with a base fertiliser will prove beneficial. Container-grown Tayberry Rubus fruticosus plants should be brought indoors in extreme winter conditions. Check Tayberry Rubus fruticosus plants periodically for pests such as aphids, white flies, and mealy bugs. Use a horticultural oil or insecticidal soap to control these pests.
For additional instructions see product packaging.