Very popular variety, vigorous and heavy cropping - producing almost double the yield than that of other varieties. Essentially a culinary variety but can also be eaten fresh. Large, pale-green berries, smooth-skinned with an extremely sweet flavour. Essentially a culinary variety but can also be eaten fresh. The fruit is superb for cooking with as its stays firm, it also freezes well, maintaining shape and colour. Invicta is resistant to mildew and leaf spot.
Plant Type: Plants/Soft Fruit
Hardiness: H5: Hardy - Cold Winter (-15C to -10C)
Plant Height & Spread (at maturity): W 1m (at maturity)
Pot Size: 3L
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Fragrant Flower: No
Aromatic Foliage: No
RHS Award of Garden Merit: Yes
RHS Plants for Pollinators: No
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Soil Type: Loam
Soil Drainage: Well Drained
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Planting Style: Flower Beds & Borders
Season of Interest: Summer
Flowering (from - to): June, August
Sowing / Planting (from - to): year round
Typically Available (from - to): year round
Pruning is not required after planting but in subsequent years prune the new growth on the main branches back by 50% and any side shoots back to 5cm (2in). Mulch yearly with well rotted compost or manure to retain moisture and suppress weeds. Water well in dry periods, and apply a growmore type fertiliser in the spring.
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