Botanical name: Vaccinium corymbosum 'Earliblue'
Other names: Highbush blueberry 'Earliblue', Swamp blueberry 'Earliblue'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Earliblue' _ 'Earliblue' is an upright, deciduous shrub with lance-shaped, mid-green leaves turning yellow or red in autumn, attractive white flowers in spring and early fruiting, light-blue berries with a white bloom in summer.
Vaccinium corymbosum 'Earliblue' is: Deciduous
Flower: White in Spring
Foliage: Mid-green in Spring; Mid-green in Summer; Yellow, Red in Autumn
Specific diseases: Foot and root rot
Vaccinium corymbosum 'Earliblue' (Highbush blueberry 'Earliblue') will reach a height of 1.8m and a spread of 1m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Ground Cover, Low Maintenance
Cultivation: Likes extremely acid soils that are moist but well-drained. Can be planted in shade, but susceptible to frost damage in winter.
Soil type: Loamy, Sandy
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid
Light: Full Shade, Partial Shade, Full Sun
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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