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Glen Coe

 

Glen Coe, Raspberry

This specialist variety is the result of a cross between a black raspberry and Glen Prosen. The deep rich purple fruits have a waxy bloom and an excellent intense flavour and, similar to the Black raspberries, makes superb jams, sauces and wine.

Mid-season with yields comparable to red raspberries. Glen Coe is a significant improvement compared to other black varieties in being spine-free.

The variety is vigorous producing a moderate number of semi-erect canes from the stool. Good disease resistance.

This unique raspberry was bred by Dr. Derek Jennings at JHI.

Plant Passport

9cm potted plants: £230 per hundred
2 Litre Potted Plant: £410 per hundred

Season Early
Rating Recommended for specialist use
Planting Distances - Intra-row spacing 60cm / 24ins
Planting Distances - Row Width 2.7/3m or 9/10ft
Planting Distances - Plants per Acre 2200/2400
Planting Distances - Plants per hectare 5500/6200
Pots - 3 Litre YES

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