This Blueberry Bundle includes the following
Baby Blues Highbush Blueberry
Baby Blues Blueberry with high yields and excellent gourmet flavor, make this hardy, small fruited blueberry, ideally suited for commercial processing and culinary applications alike.
Pink Lemonade Blueberry
Enjoy profuse, bell-shaped, pinkish-white flowers followed by striking, deep pink fruit in late summer. These unique, large berries are firm and flavorful, great for fresh eating, fruit salads and toppings. Pink Lemonade Pink Lemonade Blueberry also features attractive, yellowish-orange, fall color.
The latest ripening Highbush, Aurora Blueberry, offers northern growers an opportunity to extend the fresh fruit season. Aurora can be tart if not harvested fully ripe but it can be allowed to hang longer, developing much better flavor in many cases.
From Nova Scotia, Canada, this attractive, compact shrub called Brunswick Blueberry bears abundant crops of flavorful, sweet, sky-blue berries. These delicious berries are accented by a backdrop of glossy, dark green foliage.
Don’t forget Blueberry Plant Fertilizer.
If you want lots of of juicy blueberries it’s critical to keep your blueberry plants happy and healthy with the correct type of fertilizer. Down to Earth Acid Mix is the best organic fertilizer we have found. You will be pleased with abundant crops when you fertilize your Blueberry Bushes at least twice a year – once May and again in July.
Latin Name: Vaccinium corymbosum
Site and Soil: Blueberries like 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained, acidic soil. You can try our Acid Mix Fertilizer which is Specially Formulated for Blueberries.
Pollination Requirements: Blueberries are self-fertile but produce more when there is more than one variety. This bundle is perfect for cross pollination. Add Mason Bees to achieve maximum yields.
Hardiness: All the Blueberries in this Blueberry Bundle are hardy to minus 30° F.
Bearing Age: 2-3 years after planting. It is best to remove blossoms for the first 2 years to promote faster growth
Size at Maturity: 5-6 ft. in height.
Bloom Time: April
Ripening Time: May – August
Yield: 15-20 lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Proper plant maintenance like watering, feeding, pruning, and clean-up will keep fungal and insect problems at bay. Scare birds away with Mylar Flash Tape or deter them by covering your plants with netting.
USDA Zone: 4
Sunset Western Zone: 2-9, 14-17
Sunset Northeast Zone: 32, 34-43