||Misty Southern Blueberry
Southern high-bush variety (low chill hours, heat tolerant). In the west, Misty is quite vigorous, growing very well on the coast and in the inland heat. Sky blue berries with blue green foliage. Evergreen in milder climate; red foliage in fall in cooler areas.
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.
||Firm-textured, sweet flavor with spicy undertones
||Upright, spreading habit 4'-6' height and spread
||Spring: Light pink 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