Burgundy Wild Lowbush Blueberry
Vaccinium angustifolium 'Burgundy'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||vak-SIN-ee-um an-gus-tee-FOH-lee-um|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing, compact shrub; reaches 1 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Woodland Garden, Ground Cover, Kitchen Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Azalea & Camellia Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Edible, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Compact Form, Tolerates Road Salt|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Scotch Heather (Calluna); Bayberry (Myrica); Mountain Laurel (Kalmia)|
Provide rich, acidic, well-drained soil. Shelter from harsh afternoon sun in very hot, dry climates. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Before new growth begins, prune off twiggy growth, leaving only main stems to prevent overbearing, and feed with an acidic fertilizer.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-7