Large, mild fruit is sure to
please! Jewel will produce loads
of clusters of these sweet fruits
that are excellent eaten fresh,
as well as in pies and preserves.
The most disease resistant of all
Light: Full sun
Bloom Time: Early Summer
Zones: 4 to 8
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Jewel Black Raspberry Product Details
Rubus x 'Jewel'
Deciduous semi- woody canes
3 - 4'
3 - 4'
4 - 6'
Zones 4 - 8
Compound leaves, mid green, pubescent.
Open, single, rose-like flower borne 5- 10 per cluster, 1 - 2 clusters per stem.
Dig a hole large enough to accommodate the roots without bending them, plant with crown at soil level. Firm well and water thoroughly.
Tolerant of a wide range of soils, will be best in a well drained, humus enriched soil.
Fast once established, which takes approximately 3 - 5 weeks.
Jewel Black Raspberry is said to be an improvement over Bristol Black Raspberry. It has larger fruit from compact clusters that are very high quality with a mild sweet flavor. These vigorous plants are heavy producers that make them perfect for pie and preserve production. Jewel is the most disease resistant of all the black raspberries. Fruit ripens in early July.