Botanical Name: Vaccinium corymbosum 'Ka-Bluey'; Family: Ericaceae
Height: 4 - 6 feet.
Spacing: 6 feet.
Depth: Plant at the same depth as in the nursery.
Spread: 4 - 6 feet.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Pollinator: Self pollinating, but plant another variety for better yields.
Yield: In normal (well cared for) conditions you can expect somewhere between 11 - 14 pints of fruit from a mature Ka-Bluey.
Color: Yellow-white flowers.
Foliage: Medium green, turning glossy-reddish foliage in the Fall.
Blooms: Spring - May.
Fruit: Small to medium sized berries, popping crisp texture, deep dusky blue-purple color, firm and round.
Days To Maturity: Blueberry plants can talke three to four years to bear fruit. The Jumbo plants will produce their first crop as early as the second year.
Form: Upright bush.
Soil Requirements: Acidic, moist soil with lots of organic matter and very sandy. ph 4.5 - 5.5.
Growth Rate: Vigorous growth rate.
Pruning: Prune out leggy small twigs for better berries.
Size: 1/4 inch blossoms.
Comments: Unique and by far the best flavor of any blueberry. Sweet, with a hint of peach flavor. Popping crisp, even better with refrigeration. When fully mature, these large vigorous plants are absolutely loaded with fruit.
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