Blueberry – Sunshine Blue
$16.99 – $89.99
Vaccinium sp. “Sunshine Blue”
Regular size – 140mm pot
Semi-advanced – 175mm pot
Low chill variety suited for Perth gardens. Produces high yields of delicious berries early in the season. Compact growing variety.
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.
Best results may be achieved in Perth soils by growing in a pot.
For further growing information, see our factsheet.