Northblue Blueberry - Vaccinium 'Northblue'

Large flavorful dark blue fruit with a pleasing sugar to acid ratio. Self pollinating. Great for fresh use or preserves. Glossy dark green leaves turn a deep bright red in fall. Great for the border or foundation. Introduced by University of Minnesota in 1983.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Height: 
24-36"
Spread: 
24-36"
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Attractive Foliage
Attracts Butterflies
Edible
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Prefers a moist, well drained, acidic soil for best results. Fertilize in spring just before new growth begins. Prune to remove broken or damaged limbs. Little pruning is necessary. The half-high blueberries are more compact and able to withstand the snow loads of colder climates. 

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