Spartan Early Season Blueberry
Vaccinium corymbosum 'Spartan' (Northern Highbush)
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate-growing, uprught shrub 5 to 6 ft. tall, 4 to 5 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late spring|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Very Wet Areas, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Azalea & Camellia Food|
|Special Feature||Edible, Fall Color, North American Native Selection, Ornamental Berries, Tolerates Road Salt|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
Provide an acidic, well-drained soil. Water regularly during the growing season to maintain a deep, extensive root system. Before new growth begins, prune off twiggy growth, leaving only main stems to prevent overbearing; feed with an acidic fertilizer.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 7