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: Approximately 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.
Make the most of small spaces with compact Dwarf Tophat Blueberry bushes. These container-grown shrubs are perfect for patios, decks and balconies. White flowers in the spring give way to tasty ripe berries in summer, followed by spectacular red foliage in the fall. Sweet and delicious, the bounty of bright blue berries adds color to the garden and flavor to your table.
Our dwarf Tophat blueberry (Vaccinium augustifolium) plants are self-pollinating and yield 2 to 5 pounds of fruit at maturity.
As nutritious as they are delicious, blueberries are high in antioxidants and vitamin C. Add them to a bowl of cereal or yogurt for a sweet and healthy breakfast treat. Small and firm, Tophat blueberries are especially well suited for both cooking and freezing. Enjoy a compote on pancakes or make scrumptious pies. Get big results in small spaces with dwarf Tophat blueberry bushes.
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