Misty Evergreen Blueberry is a perfect way to beautify your landscape. This attractive, semi-evergreen blueberry bush has striking, bright pink flowers in the spring, followed in July by sky blue, firm and flavorful berries.
Latin Name: Vaccinium ashei
Site and Soil: Blueberries like 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained, acidic soil.
Pollination Requirements: Blueberries are self-fertile. Plant two varieties for greater fruit production.
Hardiness: Misty is hardy to 0° F.
Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting
Size at Maturity: 3-4 ft. in height.
Bloom Time: April
Ripening Time: Late July
Yield: 15-20 lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Blueberries are not bothered by pests or diseases. Scare birds away with Mylar Flash Tape or deter them by covering your plants with netting.
USDA Zone: 7
Sunset Western Zone: 8, 9, 14-17, 18-24
Sunset Northeast Zone: Not listed