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Raspberry Shortcake Raspberries

In this Plant Profile, get specific details, including the characteristics and best uses of Raspberry Shortcake Raspberries, one of six Plant Profiles featured in our Raspberry Collection

Raspberry Shortcake Raspberries

Raspberry Shortcake Raspberries

Compact and thornless, this dwarf raspberry plant will happily produce raspberries in a container on your patio or kitchen garden. Just make sure Raspberry Shortcake plants have full sun and a regular supply of water. Because this plant is thornless and short, it’s a perfect choice for children as well as adults. This raspberry plant grows to 2 to 3 feet as a rounded bush—but yields full-size, plump fruit.


  • Excellent container variety
  • Summer-bearing, plump red fruit
  • Dwarf, thornless
  • White flowers
  • Grows best in USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 4 to 9
  • Attracts birds, butterflies; well-suited for children

Have you grown Raspberry Shortcake plants? Are they easy to tend and harvest? Please tell us about your experiences growing Raspberry Shortcake raspberries.


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