Growing Berries in Your Backyard
|Topic||What blackberry varieties are best for my home garden?|
It is best to purchase certified disease-free plants from a nursery. Although it is easy to propagate your own berry plants from canes, plants derived from another garden could introduce unwanted diseases into your planting. Blackberry shoot tips may root in soil in the fall. Below are the important trailing and erect blackberry cultivars in California and their fruiting characteristics.