Blueberry - Jersey Highbush Plants
pH 4.5-4.8 (acidic)
Shrub layer 4-6 feet with similar spread
Space 3-4' apart
24-36" plants as sold
superior spring bee forage
berryA hearty, healthy blueberry. Enjoy abundant crops of large, light-blue berries. Plant has ornamental appeal in the landscape with its tall, attractive shape. Resists cracking. Developed in 1916 and introduced in 1928. Rich blue fruit is medium-size and very sweet—a favorite for baked goods. 6 to 8 ft. bush is a heavy, reliable producer that tolerates a wide range of soil types and displays orange flame fall foliage. One of the most widely grown varieties. Ripens in late July. Zones 3-8.Cold-hardy. Self-pollinating, but will yield larger crops if pollinated with another variety.