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Dwarf Tophat Blueberry

Grow Blueberries On Your Patio!

Grow blueberries almost anywhere with Tophat! An attractive dwarf blueberry,it fits into small spaces—even containers. And, it'll provide you with sweet, crisp blueberries that are perfect for eating fresh or in your favorite blueberry recipes.

Just 1½ ft. tall, this lowbush variety is covered with clusters of delicate, white flowers in midspring. As the summer progresses, the branches become loaded with tasty, full-sized dusky blue fruit with a wild blueberry flavor.

Tophat is the perfect solution for gardeners who want to grow blueberries but have limited space. Self-pollinating. Zone 3-7. Bareroot plant.

  • Zone 4 - 8
  • Height 16 - 24 inches.
  • Light Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Vaccinium 'Top Hat'
  • 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.
  • Pollinator: Self-pollinating.
  • Yield: Approximately 2 - 5 pounds at maturity with proper care.
  • Color: White.
  • Foliage: Glossy, dark blue-green simple elliptical 1-2" long and half as wide. Crimson foliage in the Fall.
  • Blooms: May.
  • Fruit: Small, firm, sweet, bright light-blue berries.
  • Form: Deciduous oval to rounded bush.
  • Flower Form: Urn shaped 1/3" borne in loose axillary clusters
  • Soil Requirements: Acidic, moist, organic, well-drained soil. pH should be 4.5 to 5.5.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: None necessary. Remove dead wood anytime.
  • Size: 1/4 inch blossoms.
  • Comments: Believe it! Even apartment dwellers can enjoy harvesting fresh plump blueberries from an ornamental bush that grows great in containers. Enjoy showy, bell-shaped flowers in spring. Likes moist, acidic soil. 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.

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