Low-effort blueberries - this one is dwarf, dense, and doesn't need pruning! Only needs about a month of cooler nights to set heaps of fruit (up to 9kg per plant). Pretty flowers too, autumn leaf colour, and happy in pots. Got to be a winner.
DESCRIPTION: Dwarf highbush variety, semi-deciduous with purple-pink-white spring bell flowers before fruit set. Tolerates more alkaline soil than other varieties. High yelding. USES: In the kitchen garden, in pots, as a low hedge and ornamental feature shrub. PLANTING: Plant in a full sun to partly shaded location in free draining acid soil. For best results dig well composted manure through the soil prior to planting.If you don't have acid soil blueberries will grow in a container of ericaeous compost (for azaleas). Cold hardy and fruits with a low chilling requirement of 150 hours, making it suitable for the subtropics.
CARE: Apply a good layer of mulch after planting, this helps to keep the shallow root system cool and moist. Keep the plant well watered during spring and summer. Prune mid winter. Treat unwanted garden pests with organic eco-oil. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 1 - 2m H x 1 - 2m W YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide.
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