• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Compact mound, 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Thornless Dwarf
    Blooms:
    Spring flowers, followed by midsummer fruit.
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:ROO-bus eye-DAY-us
    Plant type:Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth habit:Compact, Mounding, Round, Weeping
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Compact mound, 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Spring flowers, followed by midsummer fruit.
    Flower color:White
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
    Companion PlantsRosemary (Rosmarinus); Salvia (Salvia); Yarrow (Achillea); Lavender (Lavandula); Russian Sage (Perovskia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide well-drained, neutral soil. Fertilize in early spring and in summer. Produces on second year canes; after harvest, prune only canes that have fruited, leaving all newly emerged canes to overwinter and produce next year's fruit. In late spring, cut all dead canes with no new growth at ground level.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: High
    Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    This variety was developed during a decades-long breeding program focused on finding exciting new berry plants for the home gardener that are simple to grow, exceptionally beautiful, and delicious. Others in the original collection are Jelly Bean® Blueberry and Peach Sorbet® Blueberry.

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