Rubus 'Marion'

Has a sweeter flavour than other blackberries, which compliments their tartness.

Water: Moderate, prefers even moisture

Hardiness: Frost Hardy

Habit: Bush-like, 6 to 8’ tall, 4 to 5’ wide perennial

Light: Sun or Shade

Soil: Average, well-draining soil

Origin: A cultivar of 'Chehalem' and 'Olallie' blackberry varieties, developed by the USDA ARS breeding program in cooperation with Oregon State University