Description and specifications of a new and distinct cultivar of blackberry plant named `Ponca` which originated from seed produced by a hand-pollinated cross `Ark. 2406` (a non-patented, unreleased genotype) x `Ark. 2253T` (a non-patented, unreleased genotype). This new cultivar of blackberry plant can be distinguished by its medium size, very firm berries with very sweet, sub-acid flavor, excellent postharvest fruit-handling potential, early season ripening, and excellent plant health.
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Clark, J. R. (2021). Blackberry plant named `Ponca`. Patents Granted. Retrieved from https://scholarworks.uark.edu/pat/406