Blueberry plant "Duke" Vaccinium High Bush live plant
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Plants for sale are Duke blueberry plants Plants are between 6"- 16" tall. They grow fast!!. Northern high bush type, 4 to 6 ft. at maturity, fruit ripening late June/early July, yields 10 to 15 lbs. per bush, fruit size me..
Plants for sale are Duke blueberry plants
Plants are between 6"- 16" tall. They grow fast!!. Northern high bush type, 4 to 6 ft. at maturity, fruit ripening late June/early July, yields 10 to 15 lbs. per bush, fruit size medium and very sweet, harvesting usually by hand. Self pollinating but produces better when planted with other blueberries. We recommend using Bio Spectrum Organic fertilizer located In our store. Fall Color: Orange and Yellow, Season: Early, Zone 4-7. Earliest blueberry to ripen! Easy to pick fruit, blooms not susceptible to frost damage
How to grow blueberry Duke
Soil requirements and planting instructions
Mix together the following:
- 90 percent Sphagnum 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. Soil Ph should be around 4.9-5.5.
When making a site selection keep your plant in an area that has bright sunlight.
Blueberry plant care
If using drip irrigation keep the soil evenly moist.
Feed 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
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