Blueray Northern Highbush Blueberry is a deliciously sweet and crack resistant berry. In the Fall the foliage turns from dark green to vibrant shades of autumn.
Latin Name: Vaccinium corymbosum
Site and Soil: prefers full sun and well-drained, acidic soil.
Pollination Requirements: Blueberries are self-fertile. Plant two varieties for greater fruit production.
Hardiness: hardy to -15° F.
Bearing Age: 2-3 years after planting
Size at Maturity: 6-8′ height and spread.
Bloom Time: May
Ripening Time: July
Yield: 15-20 lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Blueberries are not bothered by significant pest or disease problems. Scare birds away with Mylar Flash Tape or deter them by covering your plants with netting.
USDA Zone: 5-8