• Organic Gardening

    Growing Raspberry Plants: How to Grow and What You Need to Know

    Learn about growing raspberries from the different parts of the plant and how many harvests varieties produce, to when to plant, fertilize, mulch, friends and foes. Fun Facts about Raspberries Raspberries belong to the rose family. They are not actually berries, along with blackberries and strawberries, contrary to their name. Berries form from a single flower and a single ovary, like blueberries do. Raspberries grow from flowers that have more than one ovary and form a cluster around a core. Each little round part of the fruit is known as a drupelet and they develop from a single ovary, containing…