Blueberry Bilberry ’Duke’
Blueberry Bilberry ’Duke’ (Vaccinium corymbosum ’Duke’)
General description: One of the earliest-ripening blueberry varieties. A frost-resistant shrub suitable for mechanical harvesting. A dessert variety, also well suited for direct consumption. The fruit have a sweet-wine flesh.
Fruit: The fruit takes a slightly flattened shape, especially on the stalk. Fruit of various sizes.
Maturation / flowering: bears fruit at the beginning of August,
Requirements / Cultivation: Sunny or slightly shady place; permeable, light, fertile soil with acidic pH 3.5-4