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A new mid-season thornless blackberry.

Origin: USA, 1990

Pollination: Ouachita is self-fertile and a pollinator is not necessary for producing a crop.  Pollination partners

Ouachita blackberry and hybrid berries produced to order

We do not stock this variety, but it is available through our custom bud-grafting service.

Propagation is carried out in late July / early August, and the grafted trees would be available for supply in December the following year (approximately 14 months later). You can choose the number of trees and the rootstock(s) you want the trees grafted on.

Read more about our Grafting service here.

If you wish to order a grafted tree of this variety please fill in our contact form in the first instance.

History and description of Ouachita

Ouachita is a thornless blackberry raised at the University of Arkansas Fruit Research Station, USA in 1990. It produces quite large good quality berries which ripen in late August and early September. The berries are sweet with good balanciung acidity. The canes are very erect and can be susceptible to frost in colder regions.

Characteristics of Ouachita blackberry and hybrid berries

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Tree vigourModerate
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PollinatorsPollination partners

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