Autumn Bliss ®
Description: Autumn Bliss is an early autumn fruiting British variety that's picked from early August-October. The finest late season summer Raspberry that produces heavy crops of large, attractive dark red berries that have delicious flavours and firm texture. Very tasty when picked and eaten straight from the bush or they can be cooked into sweet desserts, Raspberry jams or frozen. Perfect for growing in patio containers or as a bush in a small space. A healthy variety with resistance to Raspberry root rot disease.
History: Bred in Kent, England in 1974.
Raspberry Growing Tips: Thrive in moisture-retentive, fertile, slightly acidic soils which are well-drained. Prefer being planted in sunny sheltered locations, although they will tolerate partial shade. Regular pruning will result in healthier and better quality plants. All varieties are self fertile and are pollinated by insects.