Vaccinium corymbosum 'Chippewa'
Full sun, Partial sun
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Average Size at Maturity||Compact shrub; slowly reaches 3 to 4 ft. tall, 1 to 2 ft. wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Growth Habit||Compact, Rounded|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden, Kitchen Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Azalea & Camellia Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Edible, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Showy Fruit, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Bird Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Strawberry (Fragaria); Raspberry (Rubus); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Mountain Laurel (Kalmia); Bayberry (Myrica)|
Provide rich, acidic, well-drained soil. Benefits from partial afternoon sun in hot, dry summer areas. Water deeply, regularly during the growing season to maintain an extensive root system. Before new growth begins, prune off twiggy growth, leaving only main stems to prevent overbearing.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8