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This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
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Other common names
raspberry 'Malling Minerva'
Rubus can be deciduous or evergreen shrubs, often scrambling with bristly or prickly stems bearing simple, lobed, palmate or pinnate leaves and 5-petalled flowers followed by juicy, sometimes edible fruits
'Malling Minerva' is a relatively compact, summer-fruiting cultivar with spine-free canes up to 1.5m tall. This heavy-cropper produces red, firm-textured fruit early in the season
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or North-facing or West-facing or East-facing
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
Time to ultimate height
Grow raspberries in rows between parallel wires for support. Mulch with acidic material such as composted bark. See further raspberry cultivation advice
Propagate by division in the dormant season. Lift new canes along with their rootballs. Choose only newly planted, disease-free stock from which to propagate
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Hedging & Screens
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning Prune as for summer-fruiting raspberries, removing all fruited canes down to ground level in early to mid autumn. Train in new growth
Pests Can be affected by aphids, leafhoppers, raspberry beetle, glasshouse red spider mite and raspberry leaf and bud mite
Good general resistance to disease, but can suffer from fungal leaf spots, raspberry spur blight and botrytis
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