Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: cold stratify for 30 days
Germination: surface sow and keep moist, requires light for germination
Introducing Rubus arcticus, also known as the Arctic bramble or Arctic raspberry. This species of bramble is a slow-growing perennial that can be found in arctic and alpine regions across the Northern Hemisphere. Its deep red fruit is considered a delicacy and is often used to make jam, liqueur, or to flavor tea. Rubus arcticus is hardy in frost and cold conditions and is a great addition to any garden. This small red berry grows up to 30 cm tall and prefers well-drained, moist soil. Rubus arcticus also has a rich history, with its Russian name signifying the "berry of princes." Try it for yourself and taste the luxury of this special delicacy.