Blueberry Dwarf Tophat
- Ideal size for containers
- Firm fruits with wild blueberry flavor
- Very ornamental with compact habit
- Foliage turns red in the fall
- Grows just 18 inches tall
- SKU: 63255
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Blueberry Dwarf Tophat
- FormDeciduous oval to rounded bush.
- LightFull Sun
- Height1 - 2 feet.
- Spread1 - 2 feet.
- Spacing1 - 2 feet
- Zones4 - 8
- FoliageGlossy, dark blue-green simple elliptical 1-2" long and half as wide. Crimson foliage in the Fall.
- Flower FormUrn shaped 1/3" borne in loose axillary clusters.
- FruitSmall, firm, sweet, bright light-blue berries.
- Soil RequirementsAcidic, moist, organic, well-drained soil. pH should be 4.5 to 5.5.
- Growth RateModerate growth rate.
- PruningNone necessary. Remove dead wood anytime.
- CommentsProductive choice for container growing. Just 1 1/2 ft. tall, these little beauties have a lovely compact mounded shape which is loaded with white blossoms in the spring and red foliage in the fall. In late Aug. you'll be rewarded with hundreds of full-size, firm, flavorful, dusky blue fruit with wild blueberry flavor. No pollinator needed.
- YieldApproximately 2 - 5 pounds at maturity with proper care.
- Botanical NameVaccinium 'Tophat'
- Size1/4 inch blossoms.
- DepthPlant at the same depth as in the nursery.
Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
|2019 Spring Shipping Schedule|
|ZONE||All Other Perennials & Potted Plants|
|1A-4A||5/5/19 - 6/21/19|
|4B||5/5/19 - 6/21/19|
|5A||4/1/19 - 6/21/19|
|5B||3/18/19 - 6/21/19|
|6A||3/11/19 - 6/21/19|
|6B||3/4/19 - 6/21/19|
|7A||2/25/19 - 6/21/19|
|7B||2/25/19 - 6/21/19|
|8A & B||2/19/19 - 6/21/19|
|9A & B||2/19/19 - 6/21/19|
|10A & B||2/11/19 - 6/21/19|
|Last Order Date|| 1A-7B: 6/17/19
Additional Shipping Notes:
The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.
Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.
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