Climax Blueberry (rabbit eye)

Climax Blueberry (rabbit eye)

Regular price $36.00 Sale

Vaccinium ashei 'Climax' 

Early season large berries sweet flavor. Plants are upright with intense green foliage. One of the very best for mechanical harvesting.

Self-Pollinating (but will produce larger berries and larger harvest if Cross-Pollinated w/ Brightwell, Premier or Tifblue)        

*Deer May Browse*

Photo courtesy of: Bottoms Nursery in Concord, GA & Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC (336) 857-2131

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Fruiting Shrub
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 6' - 10'
Spread 4' - 8'
Shape Upright
Primary Foliage Color Bright Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Orangy-Red
Flowering Season Spring Flowers & Summer Berries
Flower Color White
Berries Blue
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Average: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage. ~ Not sure how?  Let us know. We'll be glad to talk it through with you.
Cold Hardiness Zone 7  to 9