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Camellia Southern Highbush Hybrid Blueberry

Very "fruity" aroma; excellent flavor.

It has large berries with excellent flavor and a very pronounced "tropical fruit" aroma. Hybrid consistency produces uniformly large berries. Ripens mid to late season. Zones 7–8.
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Product Details

  • Height: 5 - 6 feet
  • Spacing: 6 feet.
  • Depth: Plant at the same depth as in the nursery.
  • Spread: 3 - 4 feet
  • Light Required: Full Sun
  • Pollinator: Self-fruitful, but cross pollination with other varieties will result in larger berries.
  • Yield: Medium, averaging 4.5 to 5 lbs per plant each year for 3 to 4 year old plants grown in bark beds with irrigation.
  • Color: White flowers.
  • Foliage: Medium green foliage, topside of leaf is green, underside yellow, turning glossy-reddish in the Fall.
  • Blooms: Spring
  • Fruit: Uniformly large sky-blue berries with excellent flavor and a very pronounced "tropical fruit" aroma.
  • Days To Maturity: Fruit development period 64 to 69 days.
  • Zone: 7-8 Estimated 450-500 chilling hours.
  • Form: Upright, spreading, and notably bushy growth habit.
  • Flower Form: Small white flowers.
  • Soil Requirements: Acidic, moist soil with lots of organic matter and very sandy. ph 4.5 - 5.5.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: Prune out leggy small twigs for better berries.
  • Comments: Southern Highbush blueberries are a heat-tolerant cross between Rabbiteye and Northern Highbush varieties, combining Rabbiteye heat tolerance and "Southern Toughness" with a better fruit quality of a Northern Highbush.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
ZONE All Other Perennials & Potted Plants
1A-4A 5/5/19 - 6/21/19
4B 5/5/19 - 6/21/19
5A 4/1/19 - 6/21/19
5B 3/18/19 - 6/21/19
6A 3/11/19 - 6/21/19
6B 3/4/19 - 6/21/19
7A 2/25/19 - 6/21/19
7B 2/25/19 - 6/21/19
8A & B 2/19/19 - 6/21/19
9A & B 2/19/19 - 6/21/19
10A & B 2/11/19 - 6/21/19
Last Order Date 1A-7B: 6/17/19
8A-10B: 5/20/19

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.

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