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Thiessen Saskatoon vs Nova Raspberry

Amelanchier alnifolia Thiessen

Rubus Nova

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Nova Raspberry

Thiessen Saskatoon is a deciduous shrub that produces delicious edible fruit. Thiessen saskatoons are one of the most productive saskatoons great in pies, preserves or eating fresh. However, they are most popular with u-pick operations because their height gets to about 16ft tall which is too tall for most mechanical harvesting equipment.

Taste. That's usually the number one reason people buy the Nova Raspberry.

The Nova Raspberry gets its name from where it was bred, in Nova Scotia. It was created to survive and thrive in the wildly varying climates of Canada, and it does!

This bush toughs it out through the harshest winters and reliably produces large crops in the summer. Nova canes have very few spines. As it has a firmer berry, it is commonly planted for commercial plantings where a harvester is used.

Nova Raspberry produces average sized bright red berries, with a long shelf life and delicious taste.

THIESSEN SASKATOON QUICK FACTS

NOVA RASPBERRY QUICK FACTS

Zone: 2a
Height: 1.8 m (6 ft)
Spread: 1.2 m (4 ft)
Moisture: dry, normal
Light: full sun
Berries: firm, slightly acidic raspberries in mid summer
Flowers: green tinged white, single or in small clusters
Growth rate: fast
Life span: short
Maintenance: low
Suckering: high
Pollution tolerance: medium







Ships To Canada: yes

Ships To Canada: yes
Ships to USA: no