||Sharpblue Southern Blueberry
Southern highbush variety (low chill hours, heat tolerant). Nearly evergreen in mild climates, this attractive, upright shrub produces early in the season, often continuing to bloom and set excellent dark blue, medium-sized fruit. Bears fruit nearly year-round. Green foliage remaining nearly evergreen.
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.
||Medium, robust flavored berries. Dime sized dark blue fruit.
||Upright, spreading bush reaching 5'-6' tall
||Spring: White bell shaped flowers
||Almost year round
||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