Close Pop Up

Shopping Cart

0
FREE $25
off any order of $50 or more today!
Oops, there seems to be an error, please re-enter your email address.
Out of Season Healthy Rubel Blueberry
Pin It

Healthy Rubel Blueberry

Intense Sweet Tart Flavor

Has the highest antioxidant level of any blueberry. Small, dark blueberries are perfect for pies, muffins and pancakes, but are too delicious to pass up fresh. You can't find flavor like this in the grocery! Strong 4- to 6-ft. bush is cold hardy and a consistent provider. Foliage turns bright fire red in the fall. Matures in early August. Zones 3-7.
  • SKU
  • Select Option
  • Price
  • 65899
  • 12-18" Bareroot
  • Out of Stock
  • 69980
  • Jumbo Bareroot
  • Out of Stock
I'm gardening elsewhere.

Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Vaccinium corymbosum 'Rubel'; Family: Ericaceae
  • Height: 4 - 6 feet.
  • Spacing: 4 - 6 feet.
  • Depth: Plant at same depth as in nursery.
  • Spread: 4 feet.
  • Light Required: Full sun.
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating, but bigger yields when planted with another highbush blueberry.
  • Yield: At maturity, generally the 5th year, can produce as much as 15 lbs. of berries in a season.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Midseason or late June in zone 6.
  • Zone: 3 - 7.
  • Form: Upright
  • Soil Requirements: Acidic, moist, organic, well-drained soil. pH should be 4.5 to 5.5.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • 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.
  • Comments: Very high in healthful antioxidants. One of the oldest domesticated varieties dating to 1912. Very intense sweet/tart flavor.

Gardeners who bought this also bought...


Get tips on selecting the best products for your garden!

Gurneys Vegetables

Sign up for Gurney's emails for tips on growing your best garden yet, and save hundreds of dollars with our email exclusive offers on vegetables, fruits, fertilizers and more.

Oops, there seems to be an error, please re-enter your email address.

Gurney's respect your privacy. Unsubscribe anytime.

close Pop Up