Botanical Name: Vaccinium corymbosum 'Chandler'; Family: Ericaceae
Height: 5 - 7 feet.
Spacing: 5 feet.
Depth: Plant at the same depth as in the container.
Spread: 5 - 7 feet.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Yield: Up to 2 lbs. at maturity with proper care.
Color: Snow-white; sometimes tinged with pink, tiny bell shaped blossoms.
Foliage: Deep green foliage turning wine & orange shades in Fall.
Fruit: Deep sky-blue color; giant berries with excellent flavor.
Form: Deciduous bush; slightly spreading.
Flower Form: Bell-shaped blooms.
Soil Requirements: Acidic, moist, organic, well-drained. pH should be 4.5 to 5.5.
Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
Pruning: Prune before new growth begins in the Spring. Prune off twiggy growth leaving main stems.
Size: 1/4 inch blossoms.
Comments: World's largest blueberry. Produces berries the size of a quarter. Long ripening season ensures that you are able to enjoy these big delicious berries for an even longer time period - over 6 weeks in the Summer! Unable to ship to: AE, AK, CA, GA, GU, HI, MI, OR, PR, WA.
Delight in the large and long lasting fruit of these Chandler Blueberry plants. Huge berries cover the plants from July and continue for six weeks, making them one of the longest producing blueberry plants available.
Chandler blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum 'Chandler') bushes grow in zones 4 to 7 in full sun. These vigorous plants arrive at your door in pots ready to grow. The self-pollinating plants spread 5 to 7 feet and should be spaced 5 feet apart in acidic, well drained soil. Just prune in early spring and these disease and insect resistant plants present an abundance of heavenly berries. The lovely white blossoms appear in mid spring and the dark green foliage turns an attractive orange color in autumn.
Mouth watering blueberries are used in countless recipes. For dessert, try plump, juicy berries in a warm pie topped with vanilla ice cream. Blueberries are a scrumptious addition to a tossed green salad with almonds or blended into a rich smoothie. Blueberry and orange muffins are an unbeatable addition to any meal. Chandler blueberries can be frozen to enjoy in the winter months to be used in pancakes or cobblers. Fruitful Chandler blueberry plants will become a favorite in your garden.
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