Blackberry, is a perennial shrub in the family Rosaceae that is grown for its aggregate black fruit of the same name. The name blackberry is used to describe several species,...
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Gold fungus on leaves

Blackberry    None Given.

I just moved to this home in March and there are wild blackberries on the property. They have bloomed and have blackberries on them (not ready to pick yet of course) I am in VA....

Asked by: Suzanne Thiele-Thornton (1 point)   Posted:May 12, 2017

1 answer    102 views

Diseased part.
Blackberries dying before ripening

Blackberry    None Given.

My 3 year old blackberry plant is huge, has tons of flowers but the fruits are starting to die before it ripens (Also it seems the plant is flowering little too early). I had...

Asked by: RosangelaC. (1 point)   Posted:March 16, 2017

1 answer    237 views

Plant damage unknown cause
Unknown damage

Blackberry    None Given.

Not sure what is going on here as I am new to gardening and especially growing blackberries. Leaves started with grayish/white markes that you see in pic number 2 then turned...

Asked by: Kenneth Ulmer (1 point)   Posted:November 25, 2016

1 answer    345 views

Larvae in blackberries
Larvae in blackberries

Blackberry    Sintra, Portugal

Hello! I´m a blackberry producer and I´ve been notice some larvae in the fruit. I show you a picture. Do you recognize them? Can you help me? Thank you.

Asked by: Joana Oliveira (1 point)   Posted:October 4, 2016

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Leaf of wild blackberry plant w/ small orange or reddish/brown spots
Leaf spots & bug w/ web on blackberry leaves

Blackberry    Lawton, Oklahoma

There are spots on my wild (transplanted 2-3 wks. ago from bank of a creek in Oklahoma) blackberry bush (see pic), and a silky dense web in the center valley of two leaves near...

Asked by: Belinda Macks (1 point)   Posted:August 8, 2016

0 answers    298 views

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Blackberry branches falling off

Blackberry    None Given.

Each spring my thornless blackberry shrub gets some kind of branch fall off. Some branches fall off at the very bottom of the plant. I have tried to closely look at the ends of...

Asked by: Bw (1 point)   Posted:August 3, 2016

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Blackberry problems

Blackberry    None Given.

We have thornless blackberry vines that yield a lot of large berries. The problem is a good share of them have some dried brown seeds and also clear/whitish ones that look...

Asked by: Kathy (1 point)   Posted:July 27, 2016

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Berry cluster that never fully developed.
Fruit didn't develop

Blackberry    None Given.

My blackberries never fully developed, they blossomed, and then didn't produce a fully developed berry. The plant looks healthy, and some berries have started forming on a...

Asked by: Larry winter (3 points)   Posted:July 3, 2016

1 answer    466 views

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blackberry pest

Blackberry    None Given.

last fall we were getting larvae in our ripened blackberries. What are they & is there a treatment?

Asked by: Philip Gilpin (1 point)   Posted:March 15, 2016

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Leaves yellowing & drying on the edges

Blackberry    None Given.

The leaves are yellowing and look dry on the edges. They are mature , in containers, outdoor partial shade, and get watered regularly. What could this be?

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:February 26, 2016

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Curled leaves

Blackberry    Central penna.

I have coopers thornless blackberry plants, the canes coming up for next years Berrys some are ok but others are coming up with very tightly curled leaves. Can you tell me...

Asked by: Mildred kemble (1 point)   Posted:June 9, 2015

1 answer    1088 views

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White seeds

Blackberry    Texas

My berries have a lot of white seeds. What causes this and how do I remedy it?

Asked by: Al Gregurek (1 point)   Posted:June 3, 2015

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Help identifying blackberry insect

Blackberry    None Given.

I've been seeing some of these insects in my blackberry soil, I don't know if they are beneficial or not. How to get rid of them if I had to

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:April 30, 2014

1 answer    1567 views

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Don't know this insect.

Blackberry    None Given.

I've been seing this insect in the soil of my black berry. I don't know it's name or if it's bad or good to the plant!! Help

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:April 28, 2014

0 answers    480 views

whats wrong with my blackberries?

Blackberry    None Given.

Would anybody be able to tell me what is causing this to happen to my blackberries? Many of the berries have this pink colour but some are perfect. The berries taste quite tart...

Asked by: Steve (1 point)   Posted:July 22, 2013

4 answers    3885 views

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Growing blackberry in FL

Blackberry    FL

Hey! I love blackberrys and I would really like to grow them in the yard. I hear they prefer cold temperatures, what are the chances I could grow them here in Florida? I'm just...

Asked by: Jill (2 points)   Posted:February 8, 2013

1 answer    1469 views