||Jewel Southern Blueberry
Southern high-bush blueberry (low chill hours, heat tolerant). One of California’s leading commercial varieties due to its high adaptability. Exceptional growth and high yields.
Blueberry bushes are easy to grow and produce fruits that bring a healthy addition to your diet. They can be planted directly in the ground, grown as shrubs to landscape your yard, or even grown in decorative pots to add a pop of color to your patio.
||Tangy, becoming sweeter at peak ripeness
||Can be grown in containers. Growth to 6'-8' height and spread in ground. Good hedge.
||Yes, but planting with other varieties will yield more fruit
||Early Spring: White bell shaped flowers
||Plant in full sun (minimum 6 hours)
||Best grown in acidic (pH of 4.8 to 5.2), organically rich, medium to wet, well-drained soil. Shallow, fibrous roots need constant moisture and good drainage. Plants appreciate a good organic mulch.
|Planting and Care Tip:
How to grow blueberries in containers for small spaces