The Tifblue Blueberry is a prolific fruit producing variety from the rabbit-eye family. This selection is naturally heat tolerant which makes it well suited for growing in the southeastern United States(USDA Zones: 7-10), but will not fair well colder climates.
Early in Spring Tifblue will be covered with white and pink bell-shaped blooms, then will yield large dark blue blueberries in late-spring to early summer. Planting with other varieties of Blueberries for cross-pollination will vastly increase and improve fruit production.
For best results plant in a location that receives full sun and in soil that is acidic and rich with organic matter. Annually, Use a slow-release acidic fertilizer on your blueberry plants.
This plant will arrive dormant if ordered from Fall- Early Spring
*The Tifblue Blueberry is a deciduous/semi-evergreen plant and will go dormant during the winter months. When this plant is ordered during the Fall/Winter expect seasonal foliage decline(discoloration, spots, leaf drop) or the plant to arrive completely dormant.*
For multiple bushes space 6 feet apart and, for multiple rows space 10 to 12 feet apart.