Describes a new and distinct blackberry variety which originated from seed produced by a hand pollinated cross of Navaho (U.S. Patent PP 6,679) x Arkansas Selection 1506 (non-patented). This new blackberry variety can be distinguished by its high fruit yields, large fruit size, erect thornless canes, mid-season ripening, prolific fruiting row establishment, and good fruit quality.
University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture (Fayetteville, AR)
Clark, J. R., & Moore, J. N. (2006). Blackberry plant named 'Ouachita'. Patents Granted. Retrieved from https://scholarworks.uark.edu/pat/114
John R. Clark, Department of Horticulture, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
James N. Moore, Department of Horticulture, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR