Becky Blue Blueberry

Becky Blue Blueberry

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Vaccinium ashei 'Becky Blue' (Rabbit Eye)

Early season to mid season ripening.  Medium to large berry with sweet flavor.  Best to remove all flower buds in the first and second years after planting to stimulate good shoot and root development.

Rabbit-eye need minimum of two varieties for maximum fruit production.               ~  Cross-Pollinated with Tifblue, Powder Blue, Premier or Climax)  

*Deer May Browse*

Photos courtesy of 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 Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Sheds leaves during colder months
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color White
Berries Blue (Medium - Large)
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Moist (not wet):Prepare planting area for adequate drainage.
Cold Hardiness Zone 6 - 9