Blueberry – Blue Rose
$16.99 – $44.99
Vaccinium corymbosum “Blue Rose”
Regular – 140mm pot
Semi advanced – 175mm pot
Advanced – 250mm pot
Vigorous bush that produces good yields of large berries mid season. Can reach over 2m in height. Deciduous turning bronze red in autumn. Prune heavily.
Fruit set will improve with cross pollination so interplant with other varieties.
Grows best in a sunny but protected position with some shade from the hottest afternoon sun during summer. Needs an acidic soil (below pH 5.5) and can be grown in a pot (using Azalea and Camellia potting mix) or in the ground (Dig in a good quality compost and test soil pH before planting). Self Fertile but fruit set can improve when planted with other varieties.
For further growing information, see our factsheet.