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Dwarf Northsky Blueberry

Most Cold Hardy of All Blueberries


Survives winter tem peratures of -45°F, yet performs well in warmer areas as well. Attractive compact mounding habit, Northsky grows to 1 1/2 ft. tall and about 2 ft. wide. Perfect for containers or incorporating into the landscape, it offers three seasons of color. Snow-white blooms and dense, glossy green foliage appear in the spring, deep sky-blue berries ripen in July, and leaves turn brilliant red in autumn. Berries are small and have that rich "wild" blueberry flavor. Yields range from one to two lbs. per bush. Zones 3-7.
  • Zone 3 - 7 (-40° F.).
  • Height 1 1/2 feet.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Vaccinium corymbosum 'Dwarf Northsky'; Family Ericaceae
  • Height: 1 1/2 feet.
  • Spacing: 3 1/2 - 4 feet in rows 12 feet apart.
  • Depth: Plant at the same depth as in the nursery.
  • Spread: 2 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating.
  • Yield: Approximately 1 to 2 pounds at maturity.
  • Color: White blossoms.
  • Foliage: Large, waxy, deep green foliage. Turns dark red in the Fall.
  • Blooms: May.
  • Fruit: Long loose clusters of small-medium, juicy, light-blue berries.
  • Form: Upright bush. Perennial.
  • Soil Requirements: Acidic, moist, organic, well-drained soil. 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: Compact plants, ideal for patio growing. Higher antioxidant level than Tophat. It is the hardiest blueberry available.

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