Tayberry plant

  • Released by the Scottish Crop Res. Inst. In 1980
  • US Plant Patent #4424 (expired)
  • Aurora (blackberry) x SCRI 626/67
  • Tested as 69102/51

Tayberry plant is a hybrid between raspberry and blackberry, but is generally thought of as a type of blackberry, given its fruit characteristics.  Fruit is large, long, conical, with good flavor, deep to purplish red in color.  Yields are moderate.