Marionberry Floricane Thorny , 12 cm pot Zones 6-10
Marionberry Floricane Thorny was released by G.F. Waldo ( USDA-ARS) in Corvallis, Oregon in 1956. Soon it became very popular for its special flavor and health benefits- higher vitamin level. It is a cross between Chehalem and Olallie (a cross between Loganberry and Youngberry). It still contains of 44% Rubus ursinus ( native to Oregon). It is a thorny very vigorous trailing vine which harvests in July (depending on your hardiness zone) and longer picking season and needs a 2-wire trellis. Very valuable for homemade jam, jelly and juice which are popular all over the world. Zones 6-10. 12 cm pot.