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Cloudberry Plants

Cloudberries can grow in many different climates. They can grow in swampy areas, in plains, by the sea, and even in the arctic on mountains! Cloudberry plants grow mainly in mountainous areas.

Grow Cloudberries

Cloudberry plants grow hardy in the cooler zone 2, but needs full sun. Cloudberry plants prefer growing in well drained, moist acid soil. A native to the Northern Hemisphere you can find the fruit baring Cloudberry plant.

Cloudberry Uses

Cloudberries are very high in vitamin C and are often made into jams and juices. Cloudberry fruit is a golden-yellow when ripe. The fruit is tart, so is often combined with sugar and cream for delicious condiments and deserts of cloudberries.

Cloudberry Facts

The binomial name for Cloudberry is Rubus chamaemorus. Cloudberry is usually called Bakeapple in Canada and Knotberry or Knoutberry in England, and Averin or Evron in Scotland. Fruit production by a female cloudberry plant requires pollination from a male cloudberry plant. The cloudberry plant can withstand cold temperatures well below -40C.

Cloudberry Farms

It may be possible to find any cloudberry farms near your location. We have built a map that will show all of the berry farms in our directory!

Cloudberry Stories

Record early debut for cloudberries
“This is totally unusual,” Britt Kåsin of the state information office for fruit and vegetables told Norwegian Broadcasting (NRK) on Wednesday, after reports that the berries sometimes called “Arctic Gold” were already being found nearly ripe in the ... Views and News from Norway [ story ]

Seven reasons why you should be camping in Norway
The low bushes can be several inches deep, creating a pillowy layer under your tent. Just watch out for berry stains; some people use the deep blue berries to make dyes but if you sit in a clump, the mark isn't coming out. ... Talk to any High North ... The Globe and Mail [ story ]

Blueberries, strawberries ripening, but harvest delays expected
Lingonberries are growing nicely in the south, though, while there will be large regional variations in the orange cloudberry crop, Metla predicts. The main strawberry harvest is beginning this weekend down south, with farms in central Finland expected ... YLE News [ story ]

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