Picking raspberries and growing raspberries is so much more enjoyable when you have a raspberry trellis installed in your berry patch. The berries are easier to reach and mulching the beds in the fall is a breeze. Building a traditional raspberry trellis is a great project for the beginning gardener and can be completed for less than $50!
Raspberries are delicious, packed with nutrients and a delightfully sweet fruit that goes with just about any meal or dessert. Growing raspberries doesn’t require much maintenance on your part. They can be grown either in pots or in your backyard as raspberry bushes. Here are a few tips for both methods of growing raspberries and
To ensure pollination of your raspberries, build a simple orchard mason bee house by drilling holes in a 4x4 and giving it a shingle-roof overhang. Secure the house to a sunny trellis pole, and the bees will come.