When to plant raspberries?
There are very few people who are well aware of the agricultural technology of raspberries. Because of this, very often among the buyers of seedlings of this culture there is a perception of raspberries, like a fruit tree. not a bush. In this article we will talk about the timing of such a very important agrotechnical reception, like planting raspberries. So, when to plant raspberries?
Spring planting raspberries
The first planting is carried out by grassy green offsprings when they reach a height of no more than 20 cm. This happens from the end of May to the beginning of June. At this time, the weather is dry and hot. Siblings are constantly watered up to full survival, and those that are longer than 20 cm are shortened.
In June, planted raspberry seedlings grown in containers. Summer planting is the best option, as they manage to take root well in the frost and settle down. For the winter they no longer have to cover, and only bend down the shoots.
When to plant raspberries in the fall
Autumn planting of raspberries begins after the plants mature, when the replacement buds on the root collar become clearly visible. This is the second half of September.One of the positive aspects of the autumn planting of raspberries is that at this time of the year soil parasites are not as active as in summer.
In the southern and central regions of Russia, all three periods of planting raspberries can be applied. But, the farther to the North, the greater preference should be given to spring and summer planting. The fact is that early and cold winters often freeze out the fall landings of raspberries.