Plants for sale are North Country blueberry plants. Plants are between 6"- 16" tall "They grow fast!!". The fruit of Northcountry is medium sized and enveloped with a waxy bloom of attractive blue color. The flavor of the fresh fruit is sweet mild, typical of the lowbush blueberry Quality of the processed fruit is equal or superior to Northblue, Northsky, and popular highbush cultivars.
Mature plants of Northcountry are 18 to 24 inches high and 30 to 40 inches in diameter. Productivity of Northcountry normally ranges from 2 to 5 lb. of fruit per plant. Under optimum conditions 8 year old plants can produce up to 7 lb of fruit. The ripening period begins approximately 5 days earlier than Northblue and extends for 2 to 3 weeks. We recommend using Bio Spectrum Organic fertilizer located In our store. .
'Northcounty'- Fall Color: Red and Orange, Season: Early Mid, Zone 3-8, 1.5' to 2' tall. An extremely productive half-high bush, no pollinator required.
How to grow blueberry, Blueberry soil requirements and planting instructions, Mix together the following: 90 percent Spagmum peat moss 10% perlite. Place this mixture in a pots, beds or garden and plant your blueberry. Proper site preparation ensures years of growth and once established they will not require weed control. Strong growth will Soil Ph should be around 4.9-5.5 light conditions, When making a site selection keep your plant in an area that has bright sunlight. Plants will produce small lightly fragrant flowers. Blueberry plant care, If using drip irrigation keep the soil evenly moist. Blueberry fertilizer, this heavy feeder every three weeks during the spring through mid summer with an acidic fertilizer. Blueberry pests and disease, Pests or diseases are few and far between. Blueberry are also referred to as Vaccinium ashei, Vaccinium corymbosum There are hundreds of varieties of blueberry. Florida Hill Nursery is your internet source for buying rare plants and fruit trees. Our online Plant selection ensures the best selection of internet plants available. Ceck out our wide selection of other tropical plants, subtropical plants and norther temperate climate plants. Buy 1 plant or tree and recieve free shipping on the next three plants or trees using *best way shipping. Our online selection of rainforest tropicals and fruit trees can add a piece of the tropics to your back yard, greenhouse, patio or garden.
This product was added to our catalog on Friday 17 February, 2012.