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PREMIER BLUEBERRY BUSH
Shipping SIZE: #3G (11.36L)
Enjoy PREMIER RABBITEYE BLUEBERRY plants for their...
. sweet + healthy large powdery blue berries >>> high quality + early ripening . vigorous productive growth >>> upright spreading habit to 5-6'+ . exceptional performance in hot humid climates . easy-to-grow eco-friendly nature >>> generally disease and pest-free . showy fall color >>> shades of red and orange .enduring popularity >>> a favored blueberry variety for Southern gardens
LIGHT: full sun for best fruit production [provide at least 6 hours] WATER: evenly moist [considered drought tolerant once established] SOIL: fertile + acid + humus-rich + well-drained [preferred pH of 4.5-5.2]
Botanical Name: Vaccinium ashei 'Premier' Plant Family: Ericaceae - Heather Family Plant Origin/Blueberry Cultivars: Southeastern United States | North Carolina - 1978 Blueberry Cross Pollination: Premier blueberries are self-sterile and require 2-3 different cultivars to ensure cross-pollination and fruit set.
How to grow Blueberry Plants/Bushes/Shrubs: . Select a location that provides adequate sunlight, water, and soil requirements [see above] . Water regularly until established and during dry spells for optimum performance . Fertilize lightly + frequently with an acid type fertilizer [avoid nitrate-type commercial fertilizers] . Prune mature blueberry plants after harvest to promote new cane growth and limit plant size . Maintain a 2-3" mulch layer to conserve soil moisture and minimize pesky weeds . Avoid unnecessary cultivation around plants once they're established . Grow Premier blueberry in winter-protected containers in colder climates
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