- Unit of Measure1 bareroot
- FormDeciduous bush; slightly spreading.
- LightFull sun
- Height5 - 7 feet
- Spread5 - 7 feet
- Spacing5 feet
- Zones4 - 7
- FoliageDeep green foliage turning wine & orange shades in Fall.
- Flower FormBell-shaped blooms.
- ColorSnow-white; sometimes tinged with pink, tiny bell shaped blossoms.
- FruitDeep sky-blue color; giant berries with excellent flavor.
- Soil RequirementsAcidic, moist, organic, well-drained. pH should be 4.5 to 5.5.
- Growth RateModerate growth rate.
- PruningPrune before new growth begins in the Spring. Prune off twiggy growth leaving main stems.
- CommentsWorld's largest blueberry. Produces berries the size of a quarter. Long ripening season ensures that you are able to enjoy these big delicious berries for an even longer time period - over 6 weeks in the Summer!
- YieldUp to 2 lbs. at maturity with proper care.
- Botanical NameVaccinium corymbosum 'Chandler'; Family: Ericaceae
- Size1/4 inch blossoms.
- HeaderBiggest Berries Ever!
- DepthPlant at the same depth as in the container.
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.
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|ZONE||Blueberries||All Other Fruits||Perennials,
Bulbs & Flowers
|Trees & Shrubs||Encapsulated
|1A-4B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5A||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|6A & 6B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|7A & 7B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|8A & 8B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|9A-10B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|All Grow Zones: Oct 29, 2018|
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.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.