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Earliblue Blueberry

Among the Earliest Blueberries on the Market!


You'll enjoy healthy yields of sweet, large berries much earlier than many of your friends and neighbors with this June-bearing plant in your landscape. Fruits for weeks into the summer, giving you plenty of plump, tasty blueberries for baking, preserving or eating straight off the bush. A very dependable variety, it is resistant to disease and makes a fabulous ornamental in the late fall and winter months. Grows 4-6 ft. tall with a 3-4 ft. spread. Self-pollinating, but will yield larger crops if pollinated with Jersey or Bluecrop. Zones 4-8.
  • Zone 4-8
  • Height 4-6 feet.
  • Germination 7-10 days
  • Light Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Vaccinium corymbosum 'Earliblue'
  • Height: 4-6 feet.
  • Spacing: 4 - 6 feet.
  • Depth: Plant at the same depth as in the nursery.
  • Spread: 4 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Yield: 20lbs/ 100 ft row
  • Color: White
  • Foliage: Foliage turns red before dropping in the Fall.
  • Blooms: Early spring
  • Fruit: Large to very large, firm, bright light-blue berries.
  • Days To Maturity: 68
  • Form: Deciduous woody, upright
  • Flower Form: Small white flowers.
  • Soil Requirements: Acidic, moist, organic, well-drained soil. pH should be 4.5 to 5.5.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Seed Count: about 225 seeds per pkt., 1/2 lb. is about 680, 2 lb is about 2,720
  • Pruning: Blueberries should be pruned during the Winter while the bushes are dormant. In Winter, flower buds are easily visible on one-year-old wood and their numbers can be adjusted by pruning to regulate the crop load for the coming year.
  • Size: 1/4 inch blossoms.
  • Comments: One of the earliest blueberry varieties on the market! Earliblue delivers healthy yields of large, sweet berries in June and continues for weeks into the summer. You'll enjoy their luscious flavor in preserves, baked into pastries or, best of all, right off the bush. Dependable and productive, this disease-resistant variety grows to 4-6' tall. Self-pollinating, but will yield larger crops if pollinated with Bluecrop.

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