Vaccinium corymbosum 'Jubilee' (Southern Highbush)Item #3448 USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9
This selection performs well in heavier soils through summer heat, and is resilient to winter cold spells. Medium to large, sky-blue, very sweet fruit ripens over a two to three week period late in the season. Handsome blue-green foliage has bright yellow-orange fall color. Nearly evergreen in mild climates. Recommended winter chill: 500 hours.
- CareCare InformationProvide rich, acidic, well-drained soil. Water regularly to maintain a deep, extensive root system. Shelter from harsh afternoon sun in hot, dry climates. Before new growth begins in spring, prune excess twiggy growth to prevent overbearing. Feed with a balanced fertilizer.Light Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.