BLUEBERRY 'SUNSHINE BLUE'

BLUEBERRY 'SUNSHINE BLUE'

Vaccinium angustifolium x corymbosum 'Sunshine Blue'
Member $9.95
Non-Member $12.95
This low chill variety produces a heavy crop of mid-sized summer fruit in almost any climate. Needing only 150 hours of winter chill, `Sunshine Blue' will fruit reliably even in the subtropics. This compact semi- evergreen shrub is also the most tolerant of a higher pH, and is well suited to growing in pots.
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PLANTS: WBLS
Due to quarantine, cannot post to NT, TAS, Overseas, WA

Growing Information

Heat Zone 1 - 7.0
Height To 120cm
Position in FULL SUN
Harvest in Oct - Dec
Pot Size: Midi Pot
Cold Zone 8 - 10
Width To 120cm
Seasonal watering as necessary
DECIDUOUS

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

BLUEBERRY 'SUNSHINE BLUE'

Vaccinium angustifolium x corymbosum 'Sunshine Blue'
Member $9.95
Non-Member $12.95
This low chill variety produces a heavy crop of mid-sized summer fruit in almost any climate. Needing only 150 hours of winter chill, `Sunshine Blue' will fruit reliably even in the subtropics. This compact semi- evergreen shrub is also the most tolerant of a higher pH, and is well suited to growing in pots.
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PLANTS: WBLS
Due to quarantine, cannot post to NT, TAS, Overseas, WA
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