Southern Highbush


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Southmoon is an exceptional bueberry that does especially well in lighter, sandy soils with generous additions of organic matter.  The plants are resistant to root and fungal diseases and produce large berries with complex, robust flavor.  A favorite for southern gardeners. Midseason, 400-500 chilling hours. Plants are approximately 18-24 inches when shipped and reach 4-6 feet when mature.

Growing Considerations for Southmoon
Southern Highbush

USDA Zones: 6, 7, 8, 9

Pollination Requirement: Self-Fertile

Harvest Period: Midseason

Origin Date: 1900`s

Uses: Fresh Eating, Desserts / Pies

Storage: A few weeks

Years to Bear: 2-4 years

Recommended Spacing: 4-6 ft.

Mature Size: 4-6 ft.

Water Requierments: 6-12 gallons per week May through Sept.

Shape when Shipped: Small bush

Shipping Note:  Our fruit trees and berries are delivered to you bareroot during their winter dormancy from January through May depending on USDA zone. Trees are shipped with your invoice and helpful planting directions. There is no minimum quantity required but shipping rate for an individual tree is expensive since UPS/Fed Ex charge a dimensional weight and an additional handling fee to ship a tree. You'll find it's cost effective to consider a handful of trees,vines or our helpful Tree Starter Kits.

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This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 09 August, 2017.