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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. Bareroot. Zones 7–8.
  • Height 5-6 feet
  • Light Required Full sun.

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  • Height: 5-6 feet
  • Spacing: 6 feet.
  • Depth: Plant at the same depth as in the nursery.
  • Spread: 3-4 feet
  • Sun/Shade: 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
  • 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.
  • Form: Upright, spreading, and notably bushy growth habit
  • 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.

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