What Is Growing With My Blackberry Plants?
Last year, I planted 5 blackberry plants. This year, there are thick canes that tend to grow straight up growing from the roots. These canes have 5 leaves instead of 3, but look the same shape and size. Should I prune them?
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You can cut them off. They will not produce fruit.