Botanical Name: Vaccinium augustifolium; Family: Ericaceae
Height: 16 - 24 inches.
Spacing: 1 - 2 feet.
Depth: Plant at the same depth as in the nursery.
Spread: 12 - 24 inches.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Yield: 2 - 5 pounds at maturity with proper care.
Foliage: Crimson foliage in the Fall.
Fruit: Small, firm, sweet, bright light-blue berries.
Form: Deciduous oval to rounded bush.
Soil Requirements: Acidic, moist, organic, well-drained soil. pH should be 4.5 to 5.5.
Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
Size: 1/4 inch blossoms.
Comments: Lowbush variety; primarily ornamental. Bush matures in 3 - 4 years. Completely covered with white, bell shaped flowers in the Spring lasting for several weeks. Berries can be harvested for several weeks. Can be trained as Bonsai specimen. Unable to ship to: AE, AK, CA, GA, GU, HI, MI, OR, PR, WA.
Unable to ship to: AE AK CA GA GU HI MI OR PR WA