Chester Blackberry

Chester Blackberry

Chester Blackberry

Rubus fruticosa x ‘Chester’

Chester Blackberry is a highly productive, cold hardy thornless blackberry. Tolerates hot, dry weather. Plants are self-fruiting and ripen in July. Highly resistant to cane blight. Semi-trailing canes will require support.

Chester Details  
Fruit Color Black
Fruit Size Large
Flavor Very Sweet
Texture Firm
Fruit Use Fresh Eating, Baking, Preserves
Thornless Yes
Exposure Full Sun
Self-Pollinating  Yes
Harvest Time July
USDA Zone 5-9