VACCINIUM corymbosum BLUEBERRY Sunset Blue 3L
Heavy cropping early Northern Highbush variety developed by PFR (Plant & Food Research) in New Zealand. Sunset Blue has a vigorous, upright, open growth habit and produces medium-large sized fruits with a good flavour thick bloom and excellent keeping qualities. Need to be aware that due to early flowering, can be vulnerable to heavy spring frosts. Plant in an open sunny spot in a moist acid, but well-drained soil. Can also be successfully grown in pots with ericaceous compost.
Eventual height and spread: 1.5m x 1.5m
Cropping season: June/July.
Plant 1.5m (5ft) apart in rows 2m (6ft) apart.
This plant is supplied in a 3L pot