Produces large crops year after year. Large, glossy black fruit is firm and juicy with superior flavor. A cross between two exemplary black raspberry varieties, Bristol x Cumberland, resulted in this high-quality sweet, black raspberry. Cold-hardy. Mid-summer bearing. Ripens in July. Self-pollinating.
Note: Do not plant Red, Gold or Purple raspberries within 75-100 feet of Black raspberries. Black raspberries may be more susceptible to viral diseases carried by aphids to and from nearby raspberry plants.