Patriot Blueberry (HB)

Patriot Blueberry (HB)

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Vaccinium corymbosum 'Patriot'

Quarter-size berries! This variety is big and bountiful „ the largest early-season blueberry. The fruit has an outstanding flavor fresh, baked, and in preserves. Freezes well too! Tolerates moisture, including clay type soils. As a landscape bonus, the plant features snowy blossoms in early summer and stunning orange leaves in fall. Introduced in 1976.

* Disease Resistant *                     Cold-hardy                      Ripens in June                                                              Self-pollinating (but will produce a heavier crop if Cross-Pollinated w/ Star or Bountiful Blue)                                                                                             Approximately 10 -20 lbs fruit at maturity. pH of 4.5 - 5.5. * Deer May Browse *

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Berry Shrub
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 4' - 6' 
Spread 4' - 6' 
Shape
Primary foliage Color
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season
Flower Color White
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Moist (not wet) : Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.
Zone 7