What’s a boysenberry? It’s an amazing hybrid berry its genetics come from raspberries, blackberries and loganberries, which in themselves are a mix of raspberries and blackberries.
Boysenberry's are a juicy perennial good for USDA zones 5-9.
Eat them fresh or make preserves. Boysenberries look much akin to an elongated blackberry and, like blackberries, have a dark purple color and a sweet flavor with a hint of tartness.
Average Mature Height: 5 - 6 ft.
Light: Full to partial sun
Soil: Peat, loam, or clay
Zones: 5 - 9