(888) 784-1722
Free Seed Packs on Orders Over $50, See promotion page for details

Blueberry - Sharpblue (Early Harvest) - FV364

fv364-b.jpg fv364-a.jpg
Planting Blueberries & Growing Blueberries

Planting Blueberries & Growing Blueberries

$7.99
Out of stock
  • Qualifies for $11.99 per package flat rate shipping in the Continental US.
  • Not registered for sale in: HI, PR
  • Sold out for the season. Available again in January 2015.

Southern Highbush

Zones: 7-10

Chill Hours: 200

Harvest: Early season.

Bush Habit: Upright, spreading bush reaching 5'-6' tall with green foliage in fall.

Fruit: Medium, robust flavored berries.

Facts of note: Sharpblue is the leading and most adaptable variety in low chill areas throughout the world. Great for milder zones, it requires only 200 chill hours. Sharpblue will bloom and fruit almost year round, with foliage remaining nearly evergreen. We recommend Sharpblue in areas with mild winters where frosts are uncommon.

Delicious, exceptionally nutritious, high in bioflavanoids. Gardeners in warmer climates can enjoy growing blueberries by choosing one of the Southern Highbush varieties. These require fewer chill hours than the Northern Highbush which require over 1000 hours. Consider climate suitability, ripening season and fruit size when selecting varieties and include at least two different varieties for cross–pollination and fruiting (any two varieties will do, regardless of ripening time). Grow in acidic, well–drained soil. Cottonseed meal is an excellent fertilizer for blueberries along with good quality compost and peat moss.

These blueberries are 2 year plants.

Check out our Fruit Harvest Chart to plan for successive harvests.

  • Item Model Number: FV364
  • Shipping Dimensions: 14 x 3 x 3 inches.
  • Shipping Weight: 3 pounds.

Customer Reviews

Blue

I planted these right in the ground, added cottonseed meal and they didn't look that great for quite some time. I watered them a lot and they began looking better. Produced a very small amount of fruit. I suggest not planting these in the ground and only planting them in pots until they get established

Review by (on )

Write a Review

Related Content from ourGrowOrganic... for Life!

May 29, 2012 - Stephanie Brown
Blueberries with Yellowing Leaves Blueberries are a wonderful fruit, tasty, healthy and the bushes make attractive landscape shrubs. They are easy to grow once you get the soil and water right, but if they have a problem they let you know!… read more»
April 7, 2011 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
Blueberry bushes are the surprise addition to your edible landscape Edible landscaping is the hot garden topic for 2011. What does that mean for you? Anything from cranking up the design in your kitchen… read more»

You may also be interested in

Free Seed Packs

With Online Orders

  • 2 free seed packs on orders of $50
  • 5 free seed packs on orders of $100

Browse Peaceful Valley Organic Vegetable Seed Packs

Grow Organic

  • For a healthy and safe food supply
  • For a clean and sustainable environment
  • For an enjoyable and rewarding experience

For Life!

Weekly Newsletter

  • Garden Tips and Tricks
  • Video How-To's
  • Exclusive Coupons