Haskap Boreal Beast

Unique, tart flavour compares to a cross between blueberries and raspberries, but really is unique. These exciting new haskaps have bigger berries, bigger plants, all with great flavour. They extend the season, with harvest ranging from early July into mid August. Boreal Beauty is the best tasting, mid maturing. Beauty can pollinate both Blizzard and Beast, but Beast and Blizzard will not pollinate each other as their bloom times do not always overlap. Will begin bearing fruit in 2-3 years. Birds also love the fruit, so Black Netting is recommended.  Hardy to Zone 2. 

Plant Size and Shape: Width 5 feet x Height 5 feet. Upright with very vigorous growth habit. Strong branching structure and develops dome shape crown
Productivity: 10 pounds in fourth or fifth grow year
Needed Pollinator: Any other unrelated Honeyberry cultivar blooming at a similar time. UoS recommends – Aurora
Harvest Window: Late to very late season within general mid June to mid July window
Berry Size: 2.5 to 3.0 cm (about 1 inch)
Shape: Thick heart/oval- berry shape 
Flowers bloom: April
Plant spacing: 4 to 5 feet. Avoid aggressive tilling under maturing bushes, as damages the carpet type roots and Row spacing: 10 to 12 feet
Pruning: Annual pruning not required. After 10 years of fruiting consider cutting back the central woody stems to about one and a half feet

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Haskap Boreal Beast

  • When making your purchase we will make sure you go home with a 

    healthy tree or shrub.  It is your responsibility to care for it properly.  

    Plant in a location with excellent air circulation and shelter from north winds.  Provide medium moist soil.  Good drainage is a must.  Apple tree will not tolerate standing water.  Applicatin of a tree and shrub fertilizer (Miracle Gro) at transplanting will encourage a strong and healthy root system.  Apple tree require a pollinator, so it is recommemded to plant a minimum of 2 or more varieties.  Ornamental apple trees can be used a a pollinator.  

    We are available to answer any questions you might have.  The greenhouse can be reached at 306-248-3173.  You can also call or text David 306-248-7369. 

    We do not offer any warranty of any kind on our trees and shrubs.