Blueberry, Northblue

Overview

Category: Fruits
Common Name: Blueberry, Northblue
Botanical Name: Vaccinium 'Northblue'
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Height: 2-3 ft.
Spread: 3-4 ft.

Notes

Introduced in 1983. Plants are short stature, growing to 3-4' in height. Fruit is dark blue, large and attractive with a good blueberry flavor and a pleasing sugar to acid ratio. Glossy, dark green leaves turning to a deep bright red in fall. A good plant for the home gardener with winter climates similar to Minneapolis-St. Paul. Makes an ideal shrub for the home landscape. Prefers slightly acidc soils.