Blackberries- Varieties

Chester

chester
Late variety with poor hardiness and medium productivity. Long spineless canes with fair suckering. Blackberries are very large, very firm with good flavour. Winter protection of the canes is essential.

Hardy Black

illini hardy
Very hardy variety bearing, on a spiny canes and over a long period, sweet and juicy large fruits.

Illini Hardy

chester
Late season variety of good productivity . Good size berries, with a acidic flavor.  Canes are thorny with a good hardiness, will needs some winter protection. Resistant to Phytopthora root rot.

Perron Noir

perron noir
Late variety with average hardiness. Long spineless canes with fair suckering. Blackberries are very large, very firm with good flavour. Winter protection of the canes is essential.