Plant Care Rubus Allegheniensis

Rubus Allegheniensis

Also known as

Allegheny blackberry, Allegheny blackberry, Allegheny blackberry and common blackberry

Taxonomy

Rubus allegheniensis
Rubus
Rosaceae
Rosales

How to care for Rubus Allegheniensis

Water

How often to water your Rubus Allegheniensis

Water needs for Rubus Allegheniensis
0.5 cups
every 9

Rubus Allegheniensis needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Fort Worth, Texas.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Rubus Allegheniensis

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Rubus Allegheniensis in Fort Worth, Texas

Fort Worth, Texas

55% Medium

Growing Rubus Allegheniensis in Fort Worth right now

Light needs for plant Rubus Allegheniensis in Fort Worth, Texas

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

November 30th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Fort Worth is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determ…

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Light needs for plant Rubus Allegheniensis in Fort Worth, Texas

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 22.1% ☀️

November 30th, 2021

Fort Worth is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Fort Worth is expected to decrease by 22.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 9.5 megajoules of energy per m…

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Light needs for plant Rubus Allegheniensis in Fort Worth, Texas

Daylight will decrease by 0.8 hours 📉

December 1st, 2021

This month, Fort Worth is getting an average of 9.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 7.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.9 total hours of da…

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Finding light for Allegheny blackberry in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Rubus Allegheniensis: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Rubus Allegheniensis love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Rubus Allegheniensis does not tolerate low light 🚫.

Fort Worth, Texas currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample light ☀️.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Rubus Allegheniensis

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Rubus Allegheniensis: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Rubus Allegheniensis after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Rubus Allegheniensis

Nutrient needs for plant Rubus Allegheniensis in Fort Worth, Texas

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

November 28th, 2021

The growing potential in Fort Worth is medium 👌.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot …

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FAQs
Difficulty Level

Rubus Allegheniensis is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Rubus Allegheniensis

Rubus Allegheniensis

Rubus Allegheniensis


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Fort Worth, Texas, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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