North Country Early Season Blueberry
Vaccinium x 'Northcountry' (Half-high)
Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growth to just 2 feet tall and 3 feet wide.|
|Bloom Time||Bell-shaped flowers in late spring.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Specimen|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Azalea & Camellia Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Hummingbirds, Edible, Fall Color, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Magnolia (Magnolia); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Mountain Laurel (Kalmia); Bayberry (Myrica); Camellia (Camellia)|
Thrives in enriched, acidic soils. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Before new growth begins in spring, prune off twiggy growth, leaving only main stems to prevent overbearing; feed with a balanced fertilizer.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-7