Lowbush Blueberry

$7.00

Vaccinium angustifolium

Out of Stock for 2021. Please check back in Spring 2022. Subscribe here to be notified when we will re-open.

Plant in 2.5 x 2.5 x 3.5 inch plastic pot

Light: part shade to full sun
Moisture: dry to medium
Soil: sandy loam, loam
Mature Height: 2 feet

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Description

A slow-growing shrub that prefers slightly acidic soil and full sun to part shade. Produces tiny white and pink bell-shaped flowers in the spring followed by wild blueberries. All parts of this plant are edible. The berries are small but very tasty and can be eaten raw or cooked. We suggest having more than one plant to produce a higher number of berries. Salt tolerant. Produces brilliant red fall foliage. Add peat moss or White Pine needles at the base of the shrub to help lower soil pH. Plant alongside other non-competitive plant species.

Read more about growing blueberries here, courtesy of the Halton Region Master Gardeners.

Ontario Hardiness Zone: 3 to 7 (Find out your Hardiness Zone here)

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Additional information

Weight.10 kg
Dimensions6 × 6 × 30 cm
Light Requirements

Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade, Partial Shade

Moisture Requirements

Dry, Medium

Soil Requirements

Loam, Sandy Loam

Pollinators

Bees, Birds, Butterflies

Flower Colour

Pink, White/Cream

Bloom Period

Spring

Fall Colours

Red