Rabbiteye Blue Berry

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Planting Zones 7-9
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Rabbiteye Blue Berry Description

Rabbiteye Blue Berry, Vaccinium Virgatum is Best in Hardy Planting Zones 7-9

They thrive best when planted in hardy planting zones 7-9. The average growth rate per year is up to 18 inches. This bush is native to the U.S. A blueberry plant can grow in almost any type of soil; Most wild blueberries are found in poor soils. A great thing about that is the blueberry bushes grow better in poor soils than in good ones. This berry plant prefers sandy soils and grows well along riverbanks and swampy areas.

 Rabbiteye Blue Berry, Vaccinium Virgatum Require Little Pruning and Maintenance

This berry bush gets its name because the berries are round and circular and dark purple or blue. This blueberry is a medium grower and can reach heights of up to 4 feet tall and 3 feet wide at full maturity. It can plant in a group with other berry bushes or alone. This particular plant is less adaptable to colder weather than other berry plants, making them more vulnerable to spring frost. They will also need some regular maintenance to keep them from getting overwhelming. It is best to prune them often after planting for a couple of years.

Rabbiteye blueberries, Vaccinium Virgatum, are also known as tiny flower blueberries or southern black blueberries. This blueberry grows from three to six feet tall to a deciduous shrub about three feet wide. These plants require little pruning and maintenance. Cultivated blueberries mature in seven to eight years and live up to 25 years. Leaves are spirally arranged and approximately three inches in length. They are reddish-bronze in spring, turning dark green later in the season. In autumn, foliage leaves turn bright orange or red. These plants have shallow, fibrous roots.

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  • 5
    Great Value

    Posted by Victor Price on Mar 08, 2018

    Loved this berry bush! So yummy!

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We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

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