Brightwell Blueberry (rabbit eye)

Brightwell Blueberry (rabbit eye)

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Vaccinium Ashei 'Brightwell'

Rabbit-eye Need min of two varieties for maximum fruit production early season to mid season ripening med to large berry with sweet flavor light blue color best to remove all flower buds in the first and second years after planting to stimulate good shoot and root development.

Can be Cross-Pollinated with Tifblue, Powder Blue, Premier or Climax 

Medium size fruit, yields 3-8 quarts/plant

*Deer May Browse*

Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC (336) 857-2131

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Fruiting Shrub
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 6' - 10'
Spread 6' - 8'
Shape Upright
Primary Foliage Color Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Sheds its leaves durning colder months
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color White
Berries Blue
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full Sun 6-8 hours; partial shade
Water Preferences Moist (not wet): Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.
Cold Hardiness Zone 6 to 9