Describes a new and distinct blackberry variety which originated from seed produced by a hand-pollinated cross of Cherokee (non-patented) and Arkansas Selection 586 (non-patented). This new blackberry variety can be distinguished by its late fruit ripening, large fruit size, high fruit productivity, and very erect cane growth habit.
University of Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station (Fayetteville, AR)
Moore, James N., "Blackberry-Shawnee cultivar" (1986). Patents Granted. 266.