Advice 1: How to fence the raspberries

Due to the special structure of roots, raspberry has unpleasant feature – to spread around the garden. If time does not take action, young raspberry shoots can flood the area in a matter of months.
 The raspberry bushes to fill the entire area, its growth should be limited
For many gardeners the raspberry bushes is a real "beach" on the site. Every fall they come with him in the struggle, and every spring the shrub grows again, even more. There are several proven and effective ways to fence raspberry.


First of all, regularly it is recommended to do pruning of the bushes. Pruning raspberries – a procedure that can make growth not so pervasive. Clipped raspberry just. This is due to the feature of plants forming crop on biennial shoots, which die after fruiting. Then they need to be cut to the ground (even capturing a little deeper). Together with them, remove excess, dead, weak, damaged branches. Clipping is recommended in the fall.

All the young shoots that appear around the bushes, it is necessary to ruthlessly remove the root or cut as deeply as possible.

If raspberry bushes are old and neglected, this will not be enough. This procedure may even trigger the growth of new shoots. To clean up the old raspberry patch, you may need a couple of years, during which the stubborn young have to dig.

Barrier to roots

To limit the expansion of the raspberries on the site or to protect it from her neighbors, experienced growers use the following method. Along the row of raspberry dig a narrow deep ditch and put the slate, plastic, metal or tar paper. The groove needs to be deep – not less than 70 cm.

Movement and rejuvenation

More creative method of exercise and rejuvenation. The process is labor intensive, but worth it – it kills two birds with one stone: limits the raspberry bushes and rejuvenates it.

It all starts with planting. Plant bushes in a single row on the edge of the proposed land for raspberries. When it begins to creep growth, shoots growing five feet closer to the parent hive, destroy. Of the other to form the following series. And so repeat until, while space allows.

Why is it good? Rejuvenation occurs naturally raspberry. The bushes remain to rise in their places, they need not be transplanted without damaging the root system. They are less damaged by pests and less likely to get sick. Shrub begins to "move" and give excellent yields.

When laying the last row, the first is destroyed. And when the bushes reached the border of the allocated land or the neighbor's fence, you can use the method of dropping of slate or roofing material.

Advice 2: How to transplant raspberries

Each of us likes to eat berries in the summer, especially grown with their own hands at their summer cottage. In order not to lower the yield of raspberries, it is recommended to grow no more than four years in one place, and then it should be transplanted. It is not recommended to replant all shrubs at once, as next year you can stay practically without a crop. How to transplant raspberries , you will learn through following instructions.
How to transplant raspberries
You will need
  • - Shovel,
  • - fertilizers,
  • - rotted manure,
  • - pegs.
Raspberries are best transplanted in early August or late July, after harvesting early potatoes, onions and tomatoes. Dig the pit width of about 60х50 inches and a depth of 50 centimeters, the distance between which shall not be less than 60 cm between rows – 130 cm
Within each pit lay a bucket of rotted manure. Carefully seal and close the upper layer of the pit with earth, mixed with mineral fertilizers: 80 grams of ash or 10 grams of potassium salt and 40 grams of ammonium phosphate. This soiled mixture cover with a 10 cm layer of the soil.
Transplant raspberries you will need a strong root sprouts that come from the Bush raspberries, and they will be planting. If to transplant raspberries in late autumn, she may not be able to take root and freeze in the winter.
You are now ready to transplant suckers of raspberries. Carefully dig up the shoots with root system and transplant in a prepared, fertilized holes. Then trim the tops of the plants at 10 inches and tie to the pegs.
Pour every Bush raspberries, 6-8 liters each. In the next couple of days multiroute area planted with raspberries fresh rabbit droppings and the lack of rain watering the bushes through a nozzle. Be careful that the soil doesn't dry out, and was constantly wet. Thanks to this transplant, raspberry well and will settle in quickly.
Before the frost gently okucia all the raspberry bushes so that not to damage the roots. Remove weeds regularly and water the raspberries, then it will please you with a rich harvest.
Useful advice
It is best to transplant raspberries in the Bush, where she will be provided with filtered sunlight, not direct sunlight. Raspberry loves rotten consistency of the soil and wonderful it develops, especially if there are boulders. So how long does the heat from the sun and accumulates the inflated leaves, and it is known to be excellent fertilizer for raspberry bushes.
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