Premier Blueberry

$19.95

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Premier Blueberry

$19.95

Premier Blueberry (Vaccinium virgatum) stands out with its large, flavorful berries and robust growth. This early-season variety is heat-tolerant and adapts well to different environments. Its beautiful white flowers in spring and crimson leaves in fall make it a visual treat. Whether you’re making jams, pies, or enjoying them fresh, these berries won’t disappoint.

6-12″ Bareroot

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 7-9
Soil pH: 4.5-5.5
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate, consistent moisture
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: 500-600 hours

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 6-10′ tall, 6-10′ wide
Plant Spacing: 6-10′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, bushy
Rootstock: Own Roots

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Requires cross-pollination
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: April-May
Flower Color: White

Fruit Characteristics

Berry Size: 1.5″
Berry Flavor: Sweet
Berry Color and Appearance Blue, round
Harvest Time: June-July
Yield & Storage: High, store in a cool, dry place
Years to Bear: 44960

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Mummy Berry (Monilinia vaccinii-corymbosi): Moderately Susceptible
Anthracnose (Colletotrichum acutatum): Moderately Resistant
Botrytis Blight (Botrytis cinerea): Moderately Resistant
Phytophthora Root Rot (Phytophthora cinnamomi): Moderately Susceptible
Blueberry Maggot (Rhagoletis mendax): Moderately Resistant
Aphids (Aphidoidea): Moderately Resistant

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, bushy
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Reddish-orange
Lifespan: 20-30 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Native to North America
Nitrogen Fixing: No

Premier Blueberry

$19.95

In stock