Blackberry Osage

Osage Thornless Blackberry

Rubus species X

Osage thornless blackberry is the thirteenth release in a series of erect-growing, high-quality, productive, floricane-fruiting blackberry cultivars developed by the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture. An enhanced effort in the improvement of flavor in blackberries has been underway in the Arkansas program for a number of years, and Osage was developed with the intention of advancing flavor to a higher level in a thornless blackberry cultivar. Osage ripens mid-early. Average weight usually 6-7 g; soluble solids (sweetness) 11%; mostly round shape. Zone 6 - 8.

Plant Characteristics
Pest ResistanceVery Good
Disease ResistanceExcellent
Drought ToleranceGood
Heat ToleranceVery Good
Humidity ToleranceExcellent
Sun ToleranceExcellent
Wet Soil ToleranceFair
Shade ToleranceFair
No SprayExcellent
Salt ToleranceFair
Fresh for KidsVery Good
Deer ResistanceFair
ThornsNo
Soil TypeAdaptable
Edible TypeFruit
Self FertileYes
This information is accurate to the best of our knowledge, comments/opinions are always welcome
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12 inch pot
$6.00  own roots
14 inch pot
$8.00  own roots
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1Quart Pot
$11.00  own roots
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13/4 Gallon
$15.00  own roots
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11 Gallon
$19.00  own roots
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13 Gallon
$33.00  own roots
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