Prime-Ark Freedom Blackberry

Prime-Ark Freedom Blackberry

Prime-Ark Freedom Blackberry

Rubus x ‘APF-153T’

Prime-Ark Freedom Blackberry is the worlds first thornless, primocane fruiting blackberry. Berries on floricanes (second year canes) ripen in early July. New canes (primocanes) begin fruiting mid-August if summer heat is not excessive. This variety is intended for local market and home use. Excellent disease resistance and great heat and humidity tolerance. Upright growth habit but may require some support.

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