Rubus idaeus 'Double Gold'

Double Gold Raspberry: Patent TM

Categories: Small Fruits

Double Gold is a recent release by Dr. Courtney Weber from Cornell University.  The deep blush, golden champagne color berries are medium in size and have a conic shape.  They are considered as having an excellent, sweet flavor.  


More About Rubus idaeus 'Double Gold'

  • Fall bearing, yellow/gold fruiting Raspberry

The plant grows vigorously, suckers freely, and shows tolerance to diseases.  Double Gold can be grown as both a floricane (summer) and primocane (fall) producer.  This plant is more suited for home garnerers, Pick-your-own, and local commercial sales.  

We do NOT SHIP plants. ALL Sales are in person at our garden center.


Height:

4-6 ft

Spread:

1-3 ft

Spacing:

1-2 ft

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Rubus idaeus 'Double Gold' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Mass Plant

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Needs well drained soil

Bearing/Fruiting Time

  • Late season

Bloom Time

  • Mid season

Flower Color

  • White

Fruit

  • Yellow

Fruit Qualities

  • texture, hard/firm
  • sweet
  • juicy

Fruiting Attributes

  • all purpose
  • Self-Pollinating/Self-Fruitful
  • good for eating
  • good for jams/jellies/juices
  • good for cooking/baking
  • good for cold regions/very hardy
  • medium size

Habit

  • Upright
  • Spreading