Willamette (Vilamet)

In production:

w multiplatach M-40
w doniczkach P9
  • Bred in the USA, one of the varieties producing the tastiest raspberries.
  • Grows vigorously up to 1.5-2.0 m high, needs supports.
  • Bears fruit on biennial canes.
  • Produces medium-sized to large fruits (1.5 cm long) which are dark red in colour, aromatic and juicy; valued because of its rich flavour; excellent for the fresh fruit market, also recommended for fruit processing.
  • An early variety – bears fruits at the end of June and at the beginning of July; gives abundant crops every year.
  • Requires hard pruning at the end of the season, leaving only 3 to 5 strongest canes, to improve its fruiting.
  • Rather nor susceptible to diseases.
  • Cold hardy down to -25 or -30°C.