Northern blueberry ’Bluejay’
Northern blueberry ’Bluejay’ (Vaccinium corymbosum ’Bluejay’)
Northern blueberry also called a highbush and it’s a bush with very tasty and healthy fruits.
Fruits are characterized by a high content of antioxidants, which have anti-cancer effect. Often used in food processing.
Fruits can be eaten straight from the bush when they reach a navy blue color.
Bluejay variety has a medium fruits, that are aromatic and sweet and fruits in the first half of August.
It grows quickly, it is perfectly suited for mechanical harvesting.
It blooms in May.
Bush should grow in acidic humus soil and on sunny and humid place.
The bush is very frost-resistant, withstands temperature to -37 degrees C. It grows up to 2 m height
Very easy to grow. Blueberries should be planted 1.5-2.5 m from each other.
Covered by red leaves when autumn starts.